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."
- #6 of 316 things to do in Tucson
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Beautiful and peaceful place
Beautiful 200 hundred year old mission close to Tucson on the Tohono O'odham reservation. Authentic and well worth a visit
This historical Catholic mission is located on the Tohono O’odham Indian reservation. It’s definitely a must see every time we visit Tucson. It’s beautiful and peaceful. If you wish to light a candle...
Beautiful Place to Visit..
Heard so many good things about the Mission and the beauty of the Mission. Took a trip to visit the Mission and was not at all disappointed. It showed the beauty of the architecture and how it has...