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This mission has less left of it than some others. Makes it a little more difficult to get a feel... read more

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Muncie, Indiana
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Mission San Juan Capistrano was established at its current site in the early 1700s. It is part of... read more

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Bryan, Texas
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Franciscan Mission established in 1731 and an historical attraction along the Mission Trail in San Antonio.
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9101 Graf Rd, San Antonio, TX 78214-3625
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Reviewed yesterday

This mission has less left of it than some others. Makes it a little more difficult to get a feel for the place circa 1800's, but still a must-see as all the missions are along the San Antonio River, and within a few miles of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sgtshan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mission San Juan Capistrano was established at its current site in the early 1700s. It is part of the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park. Park personnel are friendly. As in the case of all missions in this park, this mission provides a number of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CJTravelerTexas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mission San Juan was just lovely. I highly recommend visiting all the San Antonio Missions while you're in San Antonio - you won't be disappointed!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 0325johanna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mission San Juan is one of the better missions along Mission Trail. Well preserved, although there are more original missions along the trail. Nice displays in the mission that explains the history of the mission & the missionary lifestyle.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is small. It’s my favorite of the 5. Such a quaint little church. The rectory is still used as a home!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is worth visiting for someone traveling in the San Antonio area. It is only a short drive away from Mission Concepcíon and Mission San Jose. This mission was founded more than 300 years ago. Walking through the campus, one gets a feel of how...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 716sachink
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mission San Juan is smaller and not in as good a state of restoration as the others but is still interesting in its own right. We found the interior of particular intetest - more warm and intimate.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BnCrXplorerz
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Visiting all of the missions in San Antonio is a must. Visiting helps you understand the value of the missions and how their existence is still felt today.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James R
Reviewed 20 September 2018

I have aleays loved Missions and San Antonio has five! This is not as werll know as the Alamo or San Jose (called the "Jewel of the Missions" and for good cause! It is so dramatic and large, much larger than the other four, although...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rosezdent
Reviewed 5 September 2018

All the missions are pretty inside and they all still hold mass on Saturdays in English and Sundays in Spanish.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank funtimefamily12
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