The California Missions
When the Spanish wanted to settle what is now the state of California they sent soldiers and priests.
The california missions. The California Missions Foundation was created in 1998 as the only organization dedicated to restoring and protecting all 21 mission structures and their contents with the goal of preserving Californias rich history. Please keep in mind that the Missions were part of a general Spanish expansion into California over 200 years ago. MissionTour exists to document the California Missions as they exist today.
San Diego de Alcala. Santa Cruz San Carlos Borromeo del Rio Carmelo. Starting in 1769 Spain built a chain of 21 missions across the length of Alta Californiafrom San Diego to Sonomaas a way of gaining a foothold in the new frontier.
You will find key facts including important historical events as well as visitor. He worked at missions in Mexico for seventeen years before he was put in charge of the California missions. When you take a drive along I-101 in California today the popular coastal highway follows El Camino Real The Kings Road created as a travel route by Spaniards who built 21 missions.
Californias mission era ended in 1834 but you can still see the architectural legacy that endures in the states red tile roofs whitewashed walls arched colonnades and bell towers. Map of the Missions. Whether youre interested in visiting one of the historic California Missions or you would like to learn more about the time-worn history of the Missions you are on the right track.
There were 21 missions in all lasting from 1769 until. The 21 missions that comprise Californias Historic Mission Trail are all located on or near Highway 101 which roughly traces El Camino Real The Royal Road named in honor of the Spanish monarchy which financed the expeditions into California in the quest for empire. From San Diego to Los Angeles the historic highway is now known as.
We strive to provide quality information for students teachers and people interested in discovering the wonderful history of the early missions and the people who helped create and shape the. About the California Missions. The Missions in Order of Their Founding.
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