La Purísima Mission State Park
Book an in-person field trip for La Purisima Mission State Park
Bring your lessons to life at California’s most completely restored mission located on the ancestral land of the Chumash people. La Purisima Mission State Historic Park is an ideal place to explore the stories and challenges of the people who lived here as well as the crafts and technologies of the mission era. Programs are designed to enrich learning and stimulate awareness of the history throughout La Purisima Mission.
There are 4 different types of in-person field trips offered at La Purisima Mission State Historic Park.
Guided Tour: 90-minute exploration of 5-6 locations in the park. Max 60 students, designed for 4th grade. See the menu below to learn more!
Station Tour: 2-hour program of costumed interpreters demonstrating mission crafts at 6 stations throughout historic mission grounds. $2 per student, single school event. Designed for 4th-grade students with a class size of 60 - 120 students max. See the menu below to learn more! (SPACE IS LIMITED!)
Student Living History Days: 3-hour event with costumed interpreters demonstrating crafts throughout mission grounds at 10 various stations. This is a multi-school event for 4th graders. See the menu below to learn more! (SPACE IS LIMITED)
You and your students may be eligible for re-imbursement of transportation costs for your in-person field trip to La Purisima Mission State Historic Park. Click here to learn more!
Student Living History Day
Learn more about La Purisima Mission's Supporters!
Prelado de los Tesoros is a non-profit, volunteer organization that assists La Purísima Mission State Historic Park to preserve history and provide quality educational programs for park visitors.