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Things To Do in San Jose, CA

Do you feel like you’re in a rut? Break free from the routine by exploring all the wonderful, fun-filled things to do in the area! We have it all from family fun and kid-friendly entertainment, to adult playgrounds and movie theaters. Discover just how rich the city is by scrolling below to find out the attractions around you.

Click on any attraction to get directions. You can also click on each category to find even more things to do. From outdoor fun to indoor mystery – nothing compares to the excitement that awaits you. With all our options, you’ll wish that days lasted longer!

Children's Discovery Museum

Children's Discovery Museum

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Opera San Jose

Opera San Jose

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San Jose Greek Festival

San Jose Greek Festival

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Cinnabar Hills Golf Club

Cinnabar Hills Golf Club

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SLG Publishing's Art Boutiki & Gallery

SLG Publishing's Art Boutiki & Gallery

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Century 20 Great Mall and XD

Century 20 Great Mall and XD

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History San Jose

History San Jose

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San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art

San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art

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San Jose Bar and Grill

San Jose Bar and Grill

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Overfelt Gardens

Overfelt Gardens

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Almaden Plaza

Almaden Plaza

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Silver Creek Sportsplex

Silver Creek Sportsplex

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Japantown

Japantown

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Local Resources in San Jose, CA

When you’re visiting a city or are new to the area, finding information on local resources might be hard. You may find yourself in need of airport information, food banks, local radio and TV stations, hospitals, churches or even schools in the area. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our local resources include universities, colleges and school districts; local government services and branches; hospitals, clinics and urgent care services; local news stations and newspapers; airports and trains; and local utilities – cable and internet services, natural gas, electric, water and cell phone services.

Anything you might need while you travel or when you first get established in a new city, we have in our "Local Resources" tab at the top of the page. Click on the category you’re looking for to find countless options to suit your needs.

California State University

California State University

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San Jose Visitors Bureau

San Jose Visitors Bureau

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Good Samaritan Hospital

Good Samaritan Hospital

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KQED-TV

KQED-TV

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Mercury News

Mercury News

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Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA)

Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA)

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AT&T

AT&T

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