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Most people have heard of the Spanish missions of the Southwest, but others established missions, some of which have been preserved.  Please tell us if we've missed one you know of.  
 

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Alaska
Metlakatla
Duncan Cottage Museum
501 Pait St
PO Box 8
Metlaktla AK  99926
Phone 
907 886-7363
Alt Phone  907 886-4441
Web Site http://tours.metlakatla.net
Description  Home of Father William Duncan, missionary to Tsimpshean Indians
Type of Resource  House Museum
Building Type  Mission
Collection G-M  Money
Group Identity  Native American
Owner/Operator:  Alaska State Museum

 

 

 

 

  AZ

  Tucson

  Mission San Xavier del Bac

  1950 W San Xavier Blvd

  Tucson  AZ  85746    

  Phone  520 294-2624

  Web Site http://www.sanxaviermission.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@sanxaviermission.org

  Description  White Dove of the Desert,  built near original 1700 church as a series of

                    domes and arches

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Building Type  Mission

  Era   1783

  New or Updated:  8/26/2006

  CA

  *****

  California Missions

  Web Site http://www.californiamissions.com/menu.html

  Description  detailed Information on the Missions of California, including addresses,

                     times, etc.

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Building Type  Mission

  Nature of Group or Site  Web Site

  New or Updated: 10/24/2006


  Fremont

  Mission San Jose & Museum

  43300 Mission Boulevard

  Fremont  CA 94539    

  Phone   510 657-1797

  Web Site  http://www.museumoflocalhistory.org/msj_home/index.php

  Alt Web  http://www.pressanykey.com/missions/msj.html

  Description

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Building Type   Mission

  New or Updated:    8/9/2004

California
Mission Hills
San Fernando Rey de España Mission & Museum
15151 San Fernando Mission Boulevard
Mission Hills CA 91345
Phone 818 365-1501
Alt Phone 818 361-0186
Web Site http://www.athanasius.com/camission/fernando.htm
Alt Web http://www.lacvb.com/mod45/mission.html
Description mission once on the main road to Los Angeles, now in a park which includes the old soap works
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Mission
Research /Reading Archives
Era 1797
New or Updated: 05/06/2003

  CA

  Redlands

  Asistencia Mission de San Gabriel

  26930 Barton Road

  Redlands   CA

  Phone   909 793-5402

  Web Site  http://www.co.san-bernardino.ca.us/museum/branches/asist.htm

  Alt Web  http://missiontour.org/sangabriel/asistencia.htm

  Description  museum, chapel, gatehouse

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Building Type   Mission

  Era  1830

  New or Updated:   9/16/2004

 

California
San Gabriel
San Gabriel Mission Museum
537 West Mission Drive
San Gabriel CA 91776
Phone
626 457-3048
Web Site
http://sangabrielmission.org/mission_giftshop_and_museum.htm
Description church, mission building, cemetery, kitchen, winery, vats and cisterns - all parts of original mission complex, gardens with native and other plants &
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Mission
Research /Reading Archives
Era 1791
New or Updated: 06/02/2003

  CA

  San Juan Capistrano

  Mission San Juan Capistrano

  26801 Ortega Highway

  San Juan Capistrano  CA   92675    

  Phone  949 234-1300

  Web Site http://missionsjc.com/

  Description  "Birthplace of Orange County", 10 acres of gardens, chapel; Padres,

                    Industrial, soldiers area

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type  Mission

  New or Updated:  1/5/2007


California
San Rafael
Mission San Rafael Arcangel
1104 5th Avenue
San Rafael CA  94901
Phone 
415 456-3016
Web Site http://www.escusd.k12.ca.us/mission_trail/SRafael/SRafael.html
Alt Web  http://www.californiamissions.com/cahistory/sanrafael.html
Description  founded as a sanitarium outpost of San Francisco mission
Type of Resource  Museum
Building Type  Mission
Industry Profession  Medical
Era 1817

California
Solvang
Mission Santa Ines
Address
Solvang CA
Phone
Web Site
www.missionsantaines.org/
Alt Web
http://www.sbthp.org/mills.htm
Description
Type of Resource
Historic Place
Building Type
Mission
New or Updated:
06/04/2003

    MD
 
Warwick
 
Old Bohemia Historical Society
 
Bohemia Church Road
 
PO Box 61
 
Warwick             MD               21912    
 
Phone              302 378-5800
 
Web Site      *****
 
Description      site of 1704 Jesuit mission, in 1797 church rectory
 
Type of Resource       Museum
 
Primary Focus    Religion
 
Building Type    Mission
 
Era      18th
 
New or Updated:                   12/1/2003

 

  New Mexico
Pecos
Pecos National Historical Park
EE Fogelson Visitor Center
PO Box 418
Pecos NM 87552
Phone 505 757-8460
Alt Phone 505 757-6414
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/peco/
E-mail mailto:PECO_Visitor_Information@nps.gov
Description multiple cultural sites including ancient pueblo, 2 Spanish Missions, Santa Fe Trail sites, 20th century ranch, Civil War battlefield
Type of Resource Historic District
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Mission
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
New or Updated: 03/28/2003

 

  Texas
San Antonio
San Antonio Missions National Historical Park
6701 San José Drive
San Antonio TX
Phone 
210 932-1001
Web Site  www.nps.gov/saan/
Description 819 acres in the city with four Spanish Colonial missions
Type of Resource  Historic Place
Building Type  Mission
Group Identity  Spanish

 

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