Gift Shop

The Mission Basilica Gift Shop

The Mission Basilica  of San Buenaventura Gift Shop offers a wide variety of Catholic/Christian devotional, gift, seasonal and collectible items for sale. Some of our most popular items are those relating to the history of the Mission and California Missions in general. To make it easier for students and others interested in these materials, we are happy to fulfill mailed in orders.The following items are our most popular requests. Please include the item description exactly as listed below with your full mailing address and phone number.  Be certain to include your payment check with appropriate tax and shipping included with your payment. Thanks and God Bless you!      

We recently received some beautiful decorative statues for home or outdoors.  And we always have items appropriate for the season from Christmas to Easter to First Communion.         

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Mission Book$3.99
3 Mission San Buenaventura postcards *$1.00 each
Mission San Buenaventura Brochure$1.00
Mission Art Brochure$1.00
These are highly recommended for student reports.
Other Mission books available:
California Mission and Presidios 
Saints of California Mission
California Missions - The Earliest Series of Views
California Missions - A Pictorial Tour
All Twenty-One California Missions (Eng/Sp)
California Chumash Indians
The Chumash People: Material for Teachers and Students
Inside The California Missions (video)
California Missions
California Missions Coloring book
California Indian Coloring book

On any purchases please include 7.75% sales tax and an confirm postage fee with Gift Shop personnel.

Mail is answered on a daily basis by our Mission Basilica Gift Shop personnel. Be assured that the material you request will be promptly mailed to you.

Please be sure to enclose your check with your request.

Make checks payable to:
Mission Basilica Gift Shop
225 East Main Street
Ventura, CA 93001

  for more information, call:
(805) 648-4496 ~ Mission Basilica Gift Shop
(805) 643-7831 ~ FAX
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Ask for "Mission Report Information"


Mission Basilica Gift Shop and Museum Hours:

The Gift Shop, Museum, Gardens and Basilica are open.

Monday through Friday10:00 5:00 p.m.
Saturday10:00 5:00 p.m.
Sunday10:00 5:00 p.m.

Closed: Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day.  

Holy Week Hours:

Good Friday: 10 am-noon; 3 pm-4 pm
Holy Saturday: 10 am-4 pm
Easter Sunday: closed

Wheelchair Access:
  The Gift Shop has limited access to wheelchair users. Wheelchair users have access to the Gift Shop counter via the Main Street entrance and should request assistance to the Mission Basilica museum, garden and church via a gated alley within twenty feet from the Gift Shop entrance. We have three disabled parking spaces in the upper lot behind the Mission.  Please call the Gift Shop in advance for further details.  Admission fees for all visitors are posted on the website. There is no admission fee for daily Mass or on Saturday evening and Sunday morning.
Votive Candles/Velas*:  $4.50
*To avoid damage to the sacred and historic artifacts, only candles purchased in the Mission Gift Shop are permitted in the Mission Church and must be placed in the designated holders.
*Para evitar daños a los artefactos sagrados e históricos, sólo velas compradas en la tienda de regalos están permitidas en la Iglesia de la misión y deberán colocarse en los titulares designados.


Main Street is closed: 200-600 blocks. Access to the Mission upper parking lot from Palm Street is via Santa Clara Street and Poli Street. Access to the lower parking lot on Main Street on weekends for Mass, funerals and weddings is via Ventura Avenue or the Museum of Ventura County parking lot.

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