Santa Barbara Churches and Cathedrals

(Santa Barbara, California - CA, USA)

Santa Barbara is home to many exceptional religious temples, places of worship and Methodist, Catholic, Evangelical, Baptist, Buddhist and Presbyterian churches. Visitors are always welcomed to the congregation and parish church services in Santa Barbara, which are most popular on Sunday mornings.

One of the most notable and famous churches in the Santa Barbara area is the striking Mission Santa Barbara, a colorful, eye-catching building standing on Laguna Street.

Mission Santa Barbara

Address: 2201 Laguna Street, Santa Barbara, California CA, USA, 93105-3611
Tel: +1 805 682 4713 ext. 121
Originally built in 1786 and later refurbished after the 1812 earthquake, the historic Mission Santa Barbara is referred to as the 'Queen of Missions' and is one of the most recognized images of coastal California. This Franciscan mission with its classic twin towered façade is still a functioning Catholic church and hosts many cultural and religious events. Visitors can tour the mission, its surrounding grounds featuring local cacti and palms, and the museum which displays artifacts from the mission's past.
Open hours: daily - 09:00 to 17:00
Admission: charge