San Jose

Top 3 Places to See and Top 3 Things to Do in San Jose

  • By Mike K
  • Resorts
  • 06.06.2016

Did you miss out on a certain attraction or activity when you first visited San Jose? If so, then make sure that you do not make the same mistake again by including the following on your list for your second trip. First-time visitors will benefit from having this list with them too.
Places to See
Winchester Mystery House – Who does not want a taste of mystery? This house was owned by the Winchester family whose heiress, Sarah, believed that she had to continue its construction to ward off ghosts of the people who were killed by their Winchester gun products. The 38 years of continuous construction resulted to an odd structure that is full of mazes, becoming a favorite among tourists.
The Tech Museum of Innovation – San Jose is the home of the Silicon Valley, hence, this is an apt museum for the place. It features high tech exhibits, most of which associated with the innovations in the internet.
San Jose Municipal Rose Garden – This garden has about 189 varieties of roses in it that will surely impress flower lovers. Prepare to be embraced by astounding beauty and fragrance when you visit this place.
Things to Do
Watch a Play – San Jose has several opera houses and theaters that feature various types of shows. You can surely catch a ballet performance, a piano concert, or a stage play during your visit to San Jose.
Cheer for Your Favorite Team – San Jose has a hockey, football, soccer, and baseball team. If you are lucky, you might be able to them play at the San Jose Municipal Stadium, at the SAP, or at the Oakland Coliseum.
Outdoor Activities – Ride a bike, go horseback riding, or simply enjoy a sumptuous picnic at Alum Rock Park. This is California’s oldest city park, where the whole family, especially the kids, can enjoy some bonding time together while learning new stuffs at the park’s educational center.