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Mission Inn Museum

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Like a mini Hearst Castle tour

Very informative tour of the creator of the hotel and early California history. Handicapped... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
S6468LLrobertg
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Seguin, United States
Beautiful Christmas Experience

I went with hubby to see the Christmas lights. Very busy. Line went around the block to get in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
1LadyKathy
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Corona, California
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Nonprofit Museum and Foundation which preserves, interprets, and promotes the history of the National Historic Landmark Mission Inn Hotel & Spa.
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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3696 Main St, Main Street Pedestrian Mall & Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside, CA 92501-2839
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very informative tour of the creator of the hotel and early California history. Handicapped accessible.

Thank S6468LLrobertg
Reviewed 5 days ago

I went with hubby to see the Christmas lights. Very busy. Line went around the block to get in, but well worth it. Was disappointed we couldn't go into the hotel lobby thought to enjoy those decorations as well. last year they were beautiful.

Thank 1LadyKathy
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an incredible tour by docents! Would love to take more tours and see more areas. But that is to be expected on a weekend.

Thank suzannesammut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are just passing through, or especially if you are staying at the inn, this is a must see tour. The history, the architecture, the behind-the-scenes access, and info is really worth it! Our guide Judy was well-versed in all aspects of the tour....More

Thank larncec
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have dined and explored this facility extensively. I have revered visitors to this facility with confidence that they will have a very special experience!

Thank Lenora C
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Best way to see and hear about the historic hotel is to take the tour. You will be able to see areas of the hotel that are only open to guests. We were very lucky to get to go inside the St. Francis chapel, which...More

Thank J S
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The cost of the tour is relatively inexpensive for the amount of time the tour takes. I was enamored with the chapel, history of architecture, and history of the hotel's different phases. The artifacts in the museum and hotel are beautiful and well preserved. The...More

Thank kjimenez737
Reviewed July 24, 2018

It was a good tour. Learned a lot about the hotel history and people who have stayed there. I recommend if you have the time.More

Thank Ricahrd Z
Mission_Inn_Museum, Public Relations Manager at Mission Inn Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Thank you so much for your review! We are glad that you enjoyed the tour and we hope to see you again for a future tour! All of our fantastic docents share their knowledge with a slightly different twist. Some of them love Frank Miller's...More

Reviewed July 22, 2018

KTLA had an advertisement special for the month of February called Festa Dell’Amore and since February 14th is our wedding anniversary day, we decided to make it special by staying at this historic hotel and Museum. The museum was very interesting and we learned more...More

Thank May P
Mission_Inn_Museum, Public Relations Manager at Mission Inn Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

We love your fabulous review!! We're so honored that you included a museum visit in your special celebration and we hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed July 22, 2018

WeI have been going since they remodeled and reopened, we have NEVER been disappointed with the food, service or anything else.

Thank Richard G
Mission_Inn_Museum, Public Relations Manager at Mission Inn Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Thank you so much for visiting so regularly, and we hope to see you in the Mission Inn Museum on a future visit!

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Victoria A
July 23, 2018|
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Response from Mission_Inn_Museum | Property representative |
Hi Victoria, We do not charge admission for the Museum. If you enjoy your visit, we would appreciate a $2 donation. To take a tour, it is $13 for guests 12 years old and over, free for children 11 years old and under. During... More
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nyl2014
May 6, 2016|
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Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
That I am not sure of. Best to call and find out.
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cjdalrymple
April 22, 2016|
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Response from Donna G | Reviewed this property |
As indicated by other responders, the hotel is ADA compliant and is wheelchair accessible. You should remember that this hotel was built long before all current requirements so the path you may have to take may be the "less... More
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