La Purísima Mission State Historic Park Maps

Lompoc, Santa Barbara County, California

La Purísima Mission State Historic Park Description

History;Misión la Purísima Concepción de María Santísima (Mission of the Immaculate Conception of Most Holy Mary) was founded by Father Presidente Fermin de Lasuén on December 8, 1787. It was the 11th of 21 Franciscan Missions established in Alta California.;A major earthquake on December 21, 1812, destroyed many of the mission buildings. Father Mariano Payeras received permission to relocate the mission community four miles to the northeast in La Cañada de los Berros, next to El Camino Real. La

Coordinates
: 34.670; -120.421
Area
: 1,934 acres (7.83 km²)
Official Link
: La Purísima Mission State Historic Park

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Candlelight Tours October 2016 Escorted by candlelight, guests travel back in time to the 1820s on a

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