La Purisima is the most completely restored mission in the state of California. This California mission was founded in 1787 by Father Presidente Fermin de Lasu?n and at one time housed over one thousand Chumash Indian Neophytes or converts. Today, La Purisima hosts over 200,000 visitors in its role as the 11th California mission.

Mission La Purisima

Mission La Purisima

Mission Address:
La Purisima Mission State Historic Park
2295 Purisima Road
Lompoc, CA 93436

What is the official site of La Purisima?

The official site is called Prelado De Los Tesoros: La Purisima Mission State Historic Park.


General Information on Mission La Purisima

The Learn section has pages on the history of the mission, as well as sections for Teachers and Students.

Where Can You Find Virtual Tours of Mission La Purisima

Four slide show virtual tours are available of Mission La Purisima on their site:

  • Main Church
  • Shops and Quarters
  • Padre’s Residence
  • Buildings and Grounds

Where Can You Find Floor Plans of Mission La Purisima?

The official site contains a site map, a basic floorplan of the Church, and a floorplan of the La Purisima Residence.