AAA Editor Notes
Mission San Gabriel Arcángel is at 427 S. Junípero Serra Dr. at Mission Rd. The mission was founded Sept. 8, 1771. This is the fourth oldest of the 21 missions in California and is the only mission with six bells. The complex includes two churches, two cemeteries, a museum, a winery, kitchens, soap and candle vats, tannery vats, 21 mission models on display and gardens. The mission’s annual fiesta is the Friday through Sunday of Labor Day weekend.