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Sunnyvale Heritage Park Museum

Closed Now: 12:00 - 16:00
Open today: 12:00 - 16:00
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Extremely informative

My cousin lives just a few blocks from this museum so we walked. Wow, Sunnyvale has quite a... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Kathleen P
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Lake Forest, California
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A great spot for your morning walk

I cherish my walks in the heritage park, though the museum is good but I stick to my regular walks... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
RavindraS858
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

My cousin lives just a few blocks from this museum so we walked. Wow, Sunnyvale has quite a history. I really enjoyed learning how it started with the Murphy family.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kathleen P
Reviewed 20 July 2018

I cherish my walks in the heritage park, though the museum is good but I stick to my regular walks around the lake. It’s a very serene place and has a calming effect on you. Find people doing yoga early in the morning.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RavindraS858
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The Heritage Museum has wonderful exhibits about the beginnings of Sunnyvale as founded by the Murphy family. It includes an exhibit about their wagon train trip to Ca. Upstairs are interesting exhibits about the technology companies who made Silicon valley.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank John C
Reviewed 28 May 2018

People here are very friendly. They tell you about the history of Sunnyvale, who found the place and what changes happened over time. The old furniture of 18th century is too good... Specially the piano... And not to forget, whole room of hand made paintings......More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank kalyani s
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

The docents make this heritage display centre a real gem. While the building and the displays are top-notch, we realise that what draws us back to learn a little more each visit is the staff. Happy tenth anniversary. Enjoy your knees-up!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bloom1600
Reviewed 3 March 2018

My friend and I enjoyed visiting the Sunnyvale Heritage Park Museum to see a photographic history of Sunnyvale and some artifacts from the original Murphy Family home. Well-informed docents are available for a full tour or to answer questions. We also enjoyed cruising their cozy...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Robert H
Reviewed 17 October 2016

It's a quaint place tended by knowledgeable docents. The museum covers local interest with many historical photos of the conversion from agri-economy to high tech tilt-up buildings. It is surrounded by the Heritage Orchard of mostly Blenheim apricots and is still tended by the Olson...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank David P
Reviewed 2 April 2016

I don't know much about history. Here everything is historic but I didn't see anything which interests me.

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 14 December 2015

It was fun to see some of the historical information when I returned back to Sunnyvale. The museum had some excellent photos and landmarks inside.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Dean F
Reviewed 29 July 2015

A good small Museum that explains the history of the orchards and the growth Sunnyvale down through the years. Moving from orchards to semi conductors and high-tech Sunnyvale is really the heart of Silicon Valley.

Date of experience: August 2014
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