Best Places To See in San Jose, CA

Handpicked Top 3 Places To See in San Jose, CA. How do we actually find the most highly rated places to see? Our 50-Point Inspection includes everything from checking reputation, history, complaints, local reviews, nearness, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. That's not all... businesses do not pay us to list them. You deserve only the best!


1300 Senter Road, San Jose, CA 95112

Since 1950

Zoo, Park, Educational Programs, School Programs, Girl Scout Programs, Sleepovers, Classes, Camps, Onsite Classes, Family Destination, Puppet Shows, Interactive Play Areas, Picnic Area, Field Trips, HH Catering, Conservation, Rides, Events, Exciting Adventures & Shops

Free Admission: General Admission (ages 0-1) - It is a small 16-acre (6.5 ha) zoo - Education center built out of hay bales with year-round classes for ages 12-months to adult - Over 140 animals in the zoo

Price: General Admission (Ages 2-59) $14.25, General Admission for 60 Years+ $11.25 & Group Admission (14 or More Group) $9.25

Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat & Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


180 Woz Way, San Jose, CA 95110

Since 1990

Museum, Exhibition Sales and Rentals, Art Gallery, Educational Programs, Teachers and Parents Programs, Youth Programs, Group Visits, Field Trips, Birthday Parties, Classroom Programs, Face Painting & Shops

Free Admission: Infant Under 1 year & Member - The 52,000-square-foot (4,800 m2) purple building was designed by Mexico City-based architect Ricardo Legorreta

Price: Adult 18-59 years $15.00, Child 1-17 years $15.00 & Senior 60+ years $14.00

Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Naglee Avenue & Dana Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126

Since 1927

Garden, Park, Full Bloom, Historic Landmark, Fountain, Large Grassy Area, Redwood Trees, Plant Collections, Variety of Rose, Clusters and Single Bloom Stems, Miniature Roses, Climbers, Flower Shows & Fountain

Free Admission - It features more than 3,500 shrubs representing 189 rose varieties - 5.5 acres in size & one of the most attractive of its kind in the world, drawing thousands of visitors each year

Mon - Sun 8:00 am - 1/2 an Hour After Sunset