History San JosÃ©Â involves diverse audiences in exploring the varieties of human experience that contribute to the continuing history ofÂ San JosÃ© and the Santa Clara Valley.Â History San JosÃ© cares for over half a million objects that collectively help tell the story of the Santa Clara Valley.Â History San JosÃ© manages two sites (History Park in Kelley Park as well as the Peralta AdobeÂ and Fallon House in downtown San JosÃ©) plus a collection of over 500,000 historical artifacts from Santa Clara Valley.
1650 Senter Road, San Jose, CA 95112
Students will learn about life in a farming community and compare that with urban and suburban life today. They will search for the historical matches to modern objects of daily life. Buildings may include the Umbarger House, Schoolhouse, Fruit Barn, Stables, and Chinese American Historical Museum.
Barbara E. Johnston
Tuesdays and Thursdays
9:30 am – 10:45am 11:00 – 12:15 pm
History Park at Kelley Park
$9 per child