California Historical Landmarks in Monterey County

California Historical Landmark 232 Marker
Mission San Antonio de Padua
Jolon Road at US 101
King City

California Historical Landmark #232: Mission San Antonio de Padua
California Historical Landmark #232: Mission San Antonio de Padua
11 March 2017
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Mission San Antonio de Padua

Founded by Father Junipero Serra, July 14, 1771. Most picturesque setting. First mass was celebrated in presence of one Indian. Later congregation grew to a thousand neophytes. Famous for its fine horses and expert vaqueros.

Historical Landmark No. 232
Department of Public Works - Division of Highways

Another Califirnia plaque for Mission San Antonio de Padua is located on US 101 in the Camp Roberts Rest Area. The mission is also National Register of Historic Places listing #76000504.

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