Ranger-led Education Programs
Curriculum-based education programs are offered Tuesdays through Fridays at 9:30 am, 10:45 am, and 1:00 pm. Programs are conducted at Mission San José. Reservations are required at least two weeks in advance. Late arrivals may forfeit the guided program. These education programs are not guided tours through the mission.
Summit of Empire, 65 minutes in length
Teacher-led Tour Support Materials
Did You Know?
that the Spanish cornered the market on cochineal, a bug that produces a vivid red color, early in the Spanish colonial period? British officer coats, with which every American school child is familar, were dyed using cochineal.