Mission San Francisco Solano was the 21st mission in Alta California, and the only one built under the Mexican era. It was the northernmost and last of the missions to be established. San Francisco Solano, the patron saint of the mission, was a 17th Century missionary to the Peruvians. This mission site was chosen for its' weather, water, grazing land and building materials.
Hours Daily: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Days
By SMChico2 - on Oct 01, 2020
Fascinating place. lot of history
Many people do not know that this is the last Spanish Mission in California and the northern extent of the Spanish (and Mexican) rule.
We've been to severak of the CA missions and really enjoy seeing that part of history. This one requires a lot of imagination. Only 3 rooms still stand. The most interesting was the chapel which had...