Mission Santa Barbara

Geography and Architecture

     The Santa Barbara Mission was built in the Coastal region. Adobe was the main material used for the Mission. There was also some brick. The layout was in the traditional quadrangle. The Mission is unique because the original buildings were constructed of wooden logs and in the late 1700's they were rebuilt out of adobe. This Mission is the only California Mission that has 2 bell towers with 11 bells total in it's towers.