Visit San Xavier Mission
Patronato’s Docent-led Tours have been temporarily suspended
as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
To access San Xavier Mission’s reduced hours of operation and the most current COVID-19
protocols in place please visit www.sanxaviermission.
With the permission of the Church, the Patronato San Xavier is pleased to offer visitors free docent-led tours of the Mission San Xavier several times a day, Monday through Saturday. Our docents are community volunteers trained in the history, architecture, and culture of the Mission and its surroundings, as well as the interior and exterior conservation and preservation work of the Patronato. Each tour is approximately 45 minutes, begins at the museum entrance, and requires no advance registration.
Docent Tour Schedule
Tours are every Monday through Saturday, unless otherwise noted.
January through April:
Ten tours daily, Monday-Saturday
9:30, 10:00, 10:30; 11:00, 11:30, 12:00, 12:30, 1:00, 1:30 and 2:30
May through September:
Four tours dally, Monday-Saturday
9:00, 10:00, 11:00, and 12:00
October through December:
Six tours daily, Monday-Saturday
9:30, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 12:00, and 12:30
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Open to the Public)
Museum & Gift Shop Hours:
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every day including holidays. Call the parish office (520) 294-2624 or visit the Parish Website for a mass schedule or other parish-related questions.
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The Mission is 9 miles south of downtown Tucson just off of Interstate 19. Take exit 92 and follow the signs to the church.