History San Jose to reopen History Park to the public

History San Jose plans to reopen History Park to the public for walking, running, bicycling and picnics as of June 22, 2020. There is no fee to enter History Park and visitors are encouraged to come and enjoy the grounds and gardens. All of the historic buildings will remain closed at this time. The Park will be open Monday – Friday from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm.

History San Jose has completed preparations that follow State guidelines that were released for Outdoor Museums and Galleries on May 12, 2020. History San Jose has implemented these policies with the safety of visitors, volunteers and staff in mind and to further minimize the possibility of disease transmission within our community.

  • Visitors must wear protective face masks at all times while inside History Park
  • Social distancing of six feet will be strictly encouraged
  • All Historic Buildings will remain closed
  • All Public Facilities will remain closed: The Pacific Hotel restrooms, O’Brien’s Candy Store & Ice Cream Parlor, G&A’s Gift Shop

History San Jose staff will ask individuals not abiding by these policies to leave History Park