The birthplace of innovation 

San José is the capital of Silicon Valley; home to more than 6,000 technology companies. Inventors, entrepreneurs, creators, engineers and visionaries flock to this city to be part its creative, dynamic environment. If you want to know more, you can find out how Silicon Valley has impacted the area at the Tech Museum of Innovation.  Learn about San José’s history of diversity, from its Indian inhabitants that originally settled here to the Spanish explorers who came looking for treasure. When nature is your backyard, take advantage of the easy access to hiking and biking trails throughout the surrounding area. You can enjoy other outdoor activities like free movies in the park and art walks during much of the year.  

Useful San José Links

News & Events Calendar
Visit San Jose
SNAP: Food Assistance
Farmer’s Market
Apartment Finder
Roommate Finder 


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