Old Mission Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California
2201 Laguna St, Santa Barbara, California 93105| Map |
One of Santa Barbara's top kid-friendly attractions, the Old Mission Santa Barbara is part of California's Spanish missions near the old El Camino Real road. Sitting atop a hill with beautiful views of the Pacific and the Santa Ynez Mountains, this mission is known as the "Queen of the Missions." With it sprawling grounds bedecked with beautiful gardens and dotted by historic architecture, it's no surprise why. Families with kids can take refuge here for a quiet and relaxing day out while also learning some things about California's rich history.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
Discover the beauty and sacred atmosphere of their recently restored and renovated mausoleum, which now includes a new columbarium for the inurnment of cremated remains.
Address: 2201 Laguna St, Santa Barbara, California 93105| Map
Hours: Monday - Sunday 9 am to 4:30 pm (Summer), 9 am to 4:15 pm (Fall & Winter), except Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
Price: Seniors (age 65 & over) $5 / Adults (age 16 - 64) $7 / Youth (ages 5 - 15) $2 / Children (Age 4 & under) Free