Mission San Xavier del Bac
Located in: Southside District
Acclaimed as finest example of mission architecture in U.S., southwest of Tucson on Tohono O'odham Reservation. Active parish. Gift shop. arts, crafts shop. Cafe nearby. For the first time in its more than 230-year history, free guided tours are now available. The 45-minute tours are led by specially trained, volunteer docents, who explain the Mission's history and its lavishly decorated interior, the richest and most ornate in the Southwest. For current schedule, please go to their website and click on "Docent Tours Info."
- #5 of 305 things to do in Tucson
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Historic mission - partially restored
The mission is most impressive from the distance since it is largest structure in area. Restoration and repair seem to be ongoing. Worth a visit if you have time.
Nice if you are in Tucson..
Look, it was a nice church your if you are in tucson. We lived in California before we escaped the lefty loonies and liberal idiot taxes to move to no tax florida.. and this does not get near the...
You simply cannot visit Tucson and not visit the Mission! Easy to access and stunning views. We hiked up the small hill to enjoy the views of the valley as well. Highly recommend!
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