New exhibition free and open to the public at the Mission Inn Museum
Embark on a visual journey through time, exploring the postcards of the Mission Inn Hotel from the early 1900s to the present. These postcards, treasured by vacationers, offer a unique glimpse into the rich tapestry of history, community, and cultural heritage that defines this iconic landmark. From the tranquil grounds to the majestic architecture, the Mission Inn has been an enduring source of pride and inspiration for Riverside's residents.
Each postcard showcases not only the Inn's transformation over 150 years but also the shared experiences and memories of countless visitors, creating a vivid picture of the Mission Inn's past.
The Mission Inn Foundation is committed to preserving the cultural heritage of Riverside and its beloved historical landmark. The postcards in this exhibit are part of the Foundation's extensive archive, meticulously cared for and curated. Through careful preservation, we ensure that these artifacts continue to inspire future generations and connect them to the history and community that make Riverside unique. The postcards displayed here are a testament to the enduring allure of the Mission Inn.