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If you want to learn California history and enjoy Spanish architecture you must see all the CA Missions. This one is one of the best located in downtown SLO and easy to see and convenient to everything.
Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa
The Mission San Luis Obispo was founded in 1772 by Junipero Serra. It’s exceptionally well maintained and provides regularly scheduled docent led tours. There’s a wealth of Early Californian History in the tours, on the grounds and within its...More
No trip to San Luis Obispo would be complete without a visit to the Mission. The church is plain but beautiful and is the only L shaped Mission church of the 21 Missions throughout the coast. There are docent tours available. A schedule is posted...More
My husband and I visted this mission in July. It is free to tour and we checked out the museum first before going into the church. The museum has a lot of information about the museum and a little about San Luis Obispo.
We were there for a wedding on a very hot day. Unfortunately the church does not have air conditioning, but with all of the doors open, there was a little air movement in a few areas of the church near the doors. It was beautiful...More