Frequently Asked Questions
What exhibits can I see at Carmel Mission?
The Mission San Carlos Borromeo Del Rio Carmelo contains five museums and galleries that each offer a unique perspective on the region's history and culture. The Basilica Church displays Spanish Colonial liturgical art. The Harry Downie Museum tells the story of the Mission's restoration. The Munrás Family Heritage Museum displays a private collection from a prominent Monterey family. The Jo Mora Chapel Gallery houses the Serra Memorial Cenotaph sculpture and an art exhibit with rotating exhibitions. Finally, the Convento Museum provides additional context for the history and culture of this important site.