In the Footsteps of Father Junipero Serra Exhibition at Carmel Mission
- When: Friday, November 6, 2009, time TBA
- Where: Carmel Mission Basilica and Museum, Carmel
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
Jeffrey Becom and Richard Perry exhibit "In the Footsteps of Father Junipero Serra, 1750-1758: The Five Folk-Baroque Mission Churches of Mexico’s Sierra Gorda," a collection of photographs and pen and ink drawings depicting the Serra’s early, elaborate mission churches founded in Central Mexico’s state of Queretaro 20 years prior to California’s. Those missions, now a UNESCO World Heritage site, were native-designed progenitors of California’s missions. This significant exhibition runs through March 21, 2010.
9:30am-5pm Mon-Sat; 10:30am-5pm Sun. Carmel Mission Basilica and Museum, 3080 Rio Road, Carmel. $6.50/adult; $4/senior; $2/child 5-17. 624-1271, 624-3600. http://www.carmelmission.org.