The mission was established in 1787 and was home to Chumash people and Spanish settlers. The have recreated what life would have been like here in the 1820's where the residents hearded 24,000 cattle and sheep. They also did weaving, leatherwork, blacksmithing, pottery etc. Had an eery sense but at the same time very peaceful.
|Entry to the graveyard.|
|The main building where the most experienced workmen.|
|Beautiful village squares with a number of different fountains.|
|What the villagers would have lived in.|
|Strolling the main street of Santa Barbara. Beautiful Spanish architecture.|
|Little arcades off the main street.|
|Look at this creation I found in the way home.|