In and Around the Missions Museum

The models are not the only thing in the museum. The statue of Saint Serra and panels from Mission San Francisco de Asís are two other major displays. 2:46pm 2/19/2012 2:56pm 2/19/2012 The statue of Saint Serra is supposed to be life-sized. It is, however, rather tall and the Hannon statues of Saint Serra are […]

Missions Museum Models

Shown below are the 21 mission models at the California Missions Museum. They are in order from South to North. San Diego de Alcalá San Luis Rey de Francia San Juan Capistrano San Gabriel Arcángel San Fernando Rey de España San Buenaventura Santa Bárbara La Purísima Concepción Santa Inés San Luis Obispo de Tolosa San […]

California Missions Museum

Tucked away in the back of the Cline Cellars winery on Highway 121 on the way to Sonoma stands the California Missions Museum. Also on the Cline Cellars property is a cross and adobe building marking the spot Father Altimira is said to have dedicated the original Sonoma Mission only to have it moved some […]