San Juan Hair Station 31661 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 The San Juan Hair Station is located in the Mission Hacienda Plaza. It is across the street from the historic Mission.…More San Juan Hair Station is a full-service hair salon for men, women and children. It offers cutting, styling, coloring and make-up consultation. Walk-in clients are welcome, but most regulars tend to book in advance. There is a manicurist available on weekends.
Mission San Juan Capistrano 26801 Ortega Hwy, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 The city of San Juan Capistrano sprung up around this historic Mission complex after it was built in 1776. The ruins of…More this original Mission structure are located here, forming the focus of the museum. There are manicured gardens on the 10-acre site where adobe preserved architecture and exhibition texts tell the history of an earlier California. The Mission is a registered monument with the National Historic Preservation Trust. In 2000, Pope John Paul II named this special place of pilgrimage a "minor basilica."
Mission Grill 31721 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 Mission Grill serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Serving fresh grilled unique menu items. Located in the…More heart of downtown San Juan Capistrano. Large patio available for groups, private parties, corporate events, and sports teams.
Mission Fine Art Gallery 31760 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 Mission Fine Art Gallery is an art gallery space. The gallery features paintings and sculptures from various…More artists.
Starbucks Coffee 31760 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 This Starbucks is located on the busiest intersection of San Juan Capistrano and it is right across the street from the…More Mission, one of the main attractions in this small town. Like all locations of this international coffee giant, Starbucks offers a large variety of coffee drinks, tea, soft drinks, juice and bottled waters. Starbucks now offers free WiFi.
La Mission Flowers & Gifts 31921 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 La Mission is located in the El Adobe Plaza. This shopping center is filled with stores that cater to the…More Spanish-speaking population of San Juan Capistrano. La Mission caters to this market by offering flowers for weddings, proms and Quincinaras--the special event in a young Latina's life that marks her passing into adulthood. La Mission also does flower arrangements for other special events, including birthdays and get-well "cheer-ups." It also has a selection of gift items, cards and gift-wrapping supplies.
San Juan Capistrano Library 31495 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 The San Juan Capistrano Library is a branch of the larger Orange County public library system. It is located across the…More street from the historic Mission Basilica, and mirrors its Spanish architecture, albeit in a more modern style. There is a bookstore within the library that is run by the nonprofit Friends of the Library organization. It receives donated books, which it turns around and sells to residents for a small price. The library hosts books discussions, children's readings and adult book clubs. It has films, art books and art exhibits, and a separate section of the library is devoted to books and films that discuss the history of San Juan Capistrano and the Mission.
Blas Aguilar Adobe 31806 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 Blas Aguilar Adobe is a historical site operated by the Blas Aguilar Adobe Foundation that dates back to 1794, when the…More Mission San Juan Capistrano built a number of adobes to house soldiers and the local Native Americans who worked at the mission. The museum holds numerous artifacts and also offers educational programs.
Community Health Enrichment Collaborative 31411 la Matanza St, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 The office for the Community Health Enrichment Collaborative (CHEC) is located in the city's Old Fire House Recreation…More complex. The CHEC is a state agency that provides and assists in such public health offerings as screenings, health education and health clinics. It also provides family resources to all residents of San Juan Capistrano. It works in collaboration with the Stonefield Renovation Project, which is a grant partnership with the Mission Hospital, the Saint Joseph Health System and the City of San Juan Capistrano.
The Capistrano Unified School District includes 61 schools with a student population that has nearly doubled in the…More past 20 years to 51,000. The large district includes a substantial swath of South Orange County in 195-square-miles including, along with San Juan Capistrano, San Clemente, Dana Point, Laguna Niguel, Aliso Viejo, Mission Viejo and Rancho Santa Margarita and the communities of Las Flores, Coto de Caza, Dove Canyon, Ladera Ranch and Wagon Wheel.
The large district offices are here in San Juan Capistrano.
Superintendent Joseph M. Farley is under the direction of the Board of Trustees: Ellen Addonizio, John Alpay, Jack Brick, Anna Bryson, Lynn Hatton, Sue Palazzo and Gary Pritchard.
The Capo Unified schools within San Juan Capistrano city limits are: Ambuehl Elementary School, Del Obispo Elementary School, Kinoshita Elementary School, San Juan Elementary School, Marco Forster Middle School, Junipero Serra High School and San Juan Hills High School.
Mission Barber Shop 31901 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 The Mission Barber Shop is located in the El Adobe Plaza. This shopping center is filled with stores that cater to the…More Spanish-speaking population of San Juan Capistrano. It is owned by Al Galaviz, who is also the stylist. The shop offers hair cutting and styling for men and children. Galaviz also offers expert hot-towel shaving treatments. Walk-ins are welcome, and the wait is never too long. Although it is clean, modern shop, Mission's well-maintained old barber chairs give the place a wonderful old-school feel.
In the shadows of the historic San Juan Capistrano Mission, San Juan Elementary, also known as San Juan School, is…More South Orange County's oldest school. It's celebrating its 160th anniversary in the 2010-11 academic year.
For students in kindergarten through sixth grade, San Juan Elementary features the "Two-Way" dual-immersion program. This program helps students to achieve bi-literacy in English and Spanish. It's such a popular program, parents must put their children on a waiting list to get in.
The school requires uniforms and features two modern computer labs.
SoLá Face & Body Studio 31661 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 SoLá Face & Body Studio is a beauty salon that is hidden in the Mission Hacienda Plaza. It is located next to…More the San Juan Hair Salon. Both are adjacent to the Capistrano train depot and across the street from the historic Mission, so there is plenty of parking for customers. SoLá offers a variety of treatments, such as facials, massages, waxing, makeup consulting and electrolysis. Appointments are suggested and may be booked on-line via the company's website.
Dynasty Collections & Antiques 31531 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 This showroom across the street from the Mission Basilica church near the historic Mission de Capistrano specializes in…More Japanese and Chinese antiques though it also carries American and European antiques. Items include porcelain, pottery and stone figures that are great for outdoor gardens.