Mission San Buenaventura

Mission San Buenaventura - Photo By Alexander Harte

Where Can I Learn More About Mission San Buenaventura?

ClassBrain has assembled the following resources on additional information on the Mission San Buenaventura.

The Ninth Mission
Originally planned to be the third mission in the California chain, halfway between San Diego and Carmel, San Buenaventura’s founding was postponed for 12 years. Click here to read why.
Source:       BGe Internet Services

Founded March 31, 1782
Learn about the founding Father, get resources for your Mission report, learn about Native Californians, explore then & now, and get art.
Source:       EUSD

Mission of California
The ninth mission was founded on March 31, 1782, by Father Serra and was his last. It is named for St. Bonaventure and was the first church damaged by the 1812 earthquake. Get directions to the Mission and find out its immediate needs.
Source:       California Missions Foundation

Tour the Ventura Mission
Take a virtual tour of this Mission through some colorful photographs.
Source:       CaliforniaMissions.com