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Old Mission Santa Ines

1760 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2625
+1 805-688-4815
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Well kept Mission

Hubby and I biked to Santa Inez Mission (on a whim) from our hotel in Solvang. So glad we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joanne F
Los Angeles, California
via mobile
A historical attraction within the Danish city of Solvang

One of the 21 Mission's built hundred's of year's ago. This Mission was built in 1804 and is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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1760 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2625
+1 805-688-4815
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hubby and I biked to Santa Inez Mission (on a whim) from our hotel in Solvang. So glad we discovered this gem. They charge $5 to get into the actual church but it's really worth it. It's nice to have a guided tour in each...More

Thank Joanne F
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the 21 Mission's built hundred's of year's ago. This Mission was built in 1804 and is a active beautiful Mission to this day. There is a large parking lot and the self guided tour is available daily from the gift shop at a...More

Thank jamesbC6618SA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are 21 Missions in California and we've now visited about 12 and plan, over time, to see them all. Many were constructed by an industrious and courageous Friar who came from Majorca in the Mediterranean to Mexico and up into California converting Natives to...More

Thank neilajones
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today we take everything for granted. This mission features a part of the asphalt foundation for California's first institution for higher learning. Chumash natives hand collected asphalt pieces to make it! Impressive collection of vestments including one purported to have belonged to Juniperro Sera himself.

2  Thank Melanie69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was ok . There are some nice things to see but other things in the area that are much better things to see . Would not have been a big deal to miss not seeing it for me.

Thank jerryjfm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We paid $5 for the entrance. The souvenir shop selling good stuff. We took lots of photo during the tour. I was amazed by the interior of the mission

Thank Jeffrey_Teh_2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must see Mission, we had family visiting from Illinois and not familiar with the missions/ California history and this is a beautiful one to see. the chapel and gardens are wonderful

1  Thank HI_Nokaoi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The MISSION IS SUCH A BEAUTIFUL PIECE OF HISTORY WELL WORTH A VISIT. you can take a guided tour. There are so many artifacts and treasures to see. Grounds are peaceful and lovely.

Thank lzubik0416
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Intetesting interior. Lots of parking. Small shop. In a nice rural setting outside Solvang. Good history lessons for kids and adults.

Thank happy_to_travel_4752
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

You feel very cool and calm when you are around it. Loved to stay there for half an hour. Overall village is very serene and picturesque. Nice coffee and great bakery items..

Thank Peyush N
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Don B
3 January 2017|
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Response from forevergypsy60 | Reviewed this property |
I would say about one mile to center of the town of Solvang.
21 October 2016|
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Response from CarrieAr | Reviewed this property |
i'm not sure. In the areas we went it was ground floor or pathways and the doors were wide enough. My suggestion would be to call and check to know for sure though.