Unforgettable Experiences in an Extraordinary Place

Apalachee Province — Mission San Luis Timeline

2000s

  • October 23, 2000 - Bishop John H. Ricard of the Diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee says the first Mass in the restored Mission San Luis church in more than 300 years.
  • May 1, 2006 - Mission San Luis recieves the Preserve America Presidential Award.
  • December 11, 2006 - Groundbreaking for the Castillo de San Luis.
  • March 2007 - The Castillo de San Luis opens to visitors.
  • May 3, 2008 - Groundbreaking for new Mission San Luis Visitor Center.
  • December 13, 2009 - Grand opening of the new Mission San Luis Visitor Center.