Mission Store


The Carmel Mission is an active parish. Kindly be advised that access to the Basilica may be limited due to weddings, services or special events.

Hours of Operation:
Monday & Tuesday, CLOSED
Wednesday & Thursday, 10:00 – 4:00 pm
Friday & Saturday, 10:00 – 5:00 pm
Sunday, 11:30 – 5:00 pm

Mission Grounds close 15 minutes prior to store close.

Admission Rates:
Adults: $13
Seniors (62+): $10
Youths (7-17): $7
Child (6 and under): FREE

The Carmel Mission Store has been a local landmark for over 60 years. Our friendly, knowledgeable staff enjoys meeting visitors from all over the world and assists with finding them the perfect gift or souvenir.

The store features jewelry, home décor, specialty food products, books, and Carmel Mission branded items.

The store also offers a variety of inspired religious items including Bibles, statues, prayer cards, icons and unique one-of-a-kind rosaries and jewelry pieces.

You will also find historical books about the California Missions and the life and work of our founder Saint Junipero Serra.

Please come back in the coming days to view our new product pages, and contact our mission staff if you have any questions at:

The Museum and Mission Store are closed on:
-New Year’s Day
-Christmas Day
-Day after Christmas

Visitation Guidelines and Policies
The Carmel Mission is a vibrant and active parish community. We welcome visitors and pilgrims from all around the world, who come to explore the history of the Mission and experience it fully in today’s setting. We ask that all visitors respect our beautiful prayerful environment. Kindly know that access to the Basilica and parts of our grounds may be limited due to services, events or restoration activity. The Basilica is not accessible to visitors 30 minutes prior to services.

Photography & Drone Policy
Please read our Visit Guidelines for our policy on photography.



Wheelchairs are available upon request at the Mission Store.

Are available for admitted visitors and those attending service.

Service Animals
Qualified service animals, such as a guide dog, are welcome at the Mission. No other pets allowed.

Emergency Information
For emergencies, dial 9-1-1. 
Our address is 3080 Rio Road in Carmel, CA 93923.
Please notify Mission staff of any incident, accidents, or emergency as soon as possible.