Getting Here

Public Notice

SJMA is temporarily closed until October 30. The health of our visitors, staff, volunteers, and community members is our highest priority. Please stay connected with us here and on our social media platforms. We wish everyone well-being and we look forward to welcoming you back on October 30.

New hours will be Friday–Sunday, 11am–5pm.*

* SJMA has implemented a dedicated hour of each day for our most vulnerable guests to enjoy the Museum. We invite seniors, those who are pregnant, and those with underlying health concerns to visit on Friday–Sunday from 11am–12pm.

For now, check out our Museum From Home section, filled with NEW videos, art-making, and behind-the-scenes.


SJMA is located in the heart of sunny downtown San José.

110 South Market Street
San José, CA 95113

General driving and public transportation directions. 

City of San José Public Parking

  • First & St. James
  • Second & St. James
  • Central Place Lot (80 E. San Fernando Street)
  • Pavilion Garage (150 S. Second St.)
  • Third Street Garage (95 N. Third St.)
  • Market/San Pedro Square Garage (45 N. Market St.)
  • Fourth Street Garage (44 S. Fourth St.)
  • Second & San Carlos Street Garage

Visit for the latest list of places to park.

To learn more about transportation in and around San José visit:


Santa Clara Transportation Authority

Bike Parking Around SJMA:

The underground Fairmont Plaza Public Parking garage facility (located adjacent to the museum on San Fernando Street) has multiple capacity bike rack. The bike rack is located near the elevators on the ground floor or Parking Level One (P1). Duty patrols float through every hour. 

Visit Department of Transportation section of for the latest map of bike racks in the City of San José.