MISSION SAN GABRIEL ARCANGEL


The mission was founded September 8, 1771 by Padres Pedro Benito Cambon and Angel Fernández de la Somera. The present church building was begun during the latter part of the 18th century and completed in the year 1800.



LA CASA VIEJA DE LOPEZ

Built in the early 1800s, La Casa de Lopez de Lowther was part of the San Gabriel Mission complex. Juan Lopez moved into the house in 1849, and members of his family occupied the home until 1964. La Casa de Lopez de Lowther is closed to the public.