Old Mission San Luis Rey Museum

4050 Mission Avenue
Oceanside, CA 92057


About Us

Built in 1798, San Luis Rey is the Largest of the California Missions. Mission San Luis Rey, the King of the Missions and a jewel of San Diego County North. A National Historic Landmark founded in 1798, Mission San Luis Rey is the largest of the 21 California Missions and recently ranked first among the Seven Wonders of San Diego County North, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.

People of all walks of life, including history buffs, educators and children are invited to experience the beauty and tranquility of the 56 majestic acres. Explore the museum. Visit the cemetery. Attend a retreat. Volunteer. Have fun at a special event. Discover the educational, cultural, historical and spiritual experiences offered at Mission San Luis Rey.

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