Discover San José

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San José is the tenth largest city in the United States and has everything people love about California and Silicon Valley—a great climate, unparalleled local food and wine, innovative businesses, cool shopping, plenty of nightlife, year-round outdoor recreation, and, of course, a thriving arts scene—dance, theater, music, and SJMA. Whether you crave fresh produce from the Farmers Market at San Pedro Square, feel like shopping on Santana Row, or seek a romantic night at the opera, here are some San José resources to help:

Visitor information

Visit San José

San José Downtown Association

San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau

Cultural organizations

Children’s Discovery Museum San Jose

de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University

Happy Hollow Park and Zoo

History San José

Institute of Contemporary Art San Jose

Japanese American Museum of San Jose


Opera San Jose

Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles

San Jose State University Art Galleries

School of Arts and Culture at Mexican Heritage Plaza

Symphony San Jose

The Tech Interactive

Triton Museum of Art

Works/San José