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History Park at Kelley Park

Click here for maps Description:  27 buildings, some original, some replicas, working trolley, houses, businesses, ice cream parlor.  Buildings closed weekdays -- only gift shop, Ice Cream Parlor & Candy store open
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1650 Senter Rd
San Josť, CA 95112

Parent Organization:
History San Jose
Phone 408 287-2290
Reservations:  408 918-1040
History San Jose  
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Grounds open daily year round, buildings & exhibits open every Saturday & Sunday, varied openings other days 12-5   12-5 12-5 12-5 12-5 12-5
Season grounds open every day but Monday, Buildings open only on weekends, varying each week. 
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
As of FEB 2007





Admission to the park is free         10+ $5 adult, $4 seniors, $3 6-17
Special Fees:  combined ticket with Peralta Adobe & Fallon House available
Additional Group Info: 
Special Tours & Pricing:
Reservation Contact: 
408 918-4010
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have: During the week, go to gift shop, ice cream parlor & candy store, self-guided tour of building exteriors. Weekends buildings open, guided tours by docents, trolley rides, 3 exhibition galleries
Big Events: Suggested Stay:
Period  Structures Type of Site Village
Buildings: Trolleys, Ice Cream Parlor, Candy Store, Ng Shing Gung Chinese center, schoolhouse, Portuguese Historical museum, print shop, Pacific Hotel, Firehouse, several Houses, stables, doctors office, gas station
Interpreters: Craftspeople:
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Eating Picnic Vending/
Light Eating


Capacity Candy Store Ice Cream Parlor
Hours 12-5 12-5
Type of food candy ice cream
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Peralta Adobe      
Winchester Mystery House      
CHildren's Discovery Museum of San Jose      
Portuguese Historical Museum      
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum      


Natalie & James Thompson Galleries      
San Jose Museum of Art      
Outdoor Recreation  
Happy Hollow Zoo .

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Briar Rose B&B 897 Jackson Street
San Jose CA 95112
408 279-5999
Hensley House 456 North 3rd Street
San Jose CA 95112
408 298-3537
Madison Street B&B 1390 Madison Street
Santa Clara CA 95050
408 249-5541
Cowper Inn 705 Cowper Street
Palo Alto CA 94301
650 327-4475
Hotel California 2431 Ash Street
Palo Alto CA 94306
650 322-7666
Lord Bradley's Inn 43344 Mission Boulevard
Fremont CA 94539
510 490-0520
Victorian on Lytton 555 Lytton Avenue
Palo Alto CA 94301
650 322-8555
Villa Montagne 28495 Big Basin Way
Boulder Creek CA 95006
831 338-2174

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California Motel 1706 Monterey Highway
San Jose CA 95112
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San Jose CA 95112
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San Jose CA 95110
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San Jose CA 95112
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San Jose CA 95110
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Travelers Rest Motel 1315 South 1st Street
San Jose CA 95110
408 297-2641
Travelodge 1415Monterey Highway
San Jose CA 95110
408 993-1711
City Center Motel 1706 Monterey Highway
San Jose CA 95112
408 998-5990
Crowne Plaza 282 Almaden Boulevard
San Jose CA 95113
408 998-0400
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts) 302 South Market St
San Jose CA 95113
408 885-1234

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