Booking Your Visit

  1. Read the description of HSJ’s School Programs 2016-2017. Decide which program is best suited for your class.
  2. Book using our Online Booking Form. See below for designated booking dates.*
  3. Receive confirmation from HSJ within three weeks of your online booking. The confirmation letter includes your tour date, a program description and a deposit due date.
  4. Send a non-refundable $50 deposit by the deposit due date listed on the confirmation letter. Include your reservation number on your check. Send to: History San José, 1650 Senter Road, San Jose, CA 95112. Attention Education Department.
  5. Pay the remainder of your balance on the day of your visit. HSJ accepts cash, check or VISA/MasterCard.

*Adobe Days and Westward Ho! programs are very popular and book to capacity within the first day of registration. Check the dates below to see when you can register for individual programs. NOTE: Reservations made before the designated dates and times will not be accepted.

Student practicing her roping skills in the Westward Ho! school programProgram registration opens online at 8am on the following dates:

  • June 20 – Adobe Days only
  • July 18 – Westward Ho! only
  • August 8 – All other programs

Questions? Museum Education staff members are happy to answer any questions you may have. Call 408.918.1040 or email