Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians
is the historic tribe of the northern Los Angeles County of ancestral villages from the San Fernando, Santa Clarita, eastern Simi and Antelope Valleys
Historic tribe of the northern Los Angeles County
Rudy Ortega Sr. Park
Mission San Fernando
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Building a Kíj –– Tataviam traditional house
Antonio Maria Ortega
Rudy J. Ortega Sr.
The distinct community of the present-day Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians (Band) originated in the lineages, villages and culture of the pre-Mission period. The Band is an independent nation, exercising its inherent sovereign authority over its tribal citizens and territory.
Mission San Fernando was established on September 8, 1797 at the village of Achoicominga Read More.