The Tech Museum of Innovation

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201 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113 201 S Market St, San Jose Directions
Today 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Closed All Hours
+14082948324
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    Cafe, Coffee, Bistro, American, Asian
  • Meals
    Lunch
  • Price
    $15-$30
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    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Thu-Sat
    10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Cuisine
    Cafe, Coffee, Bistro, American, Asian
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    Lunch
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Groupon, social living or amazon deal is the way to go
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This is a great deal, considering you will also get the status of "affiliate" for museums all over the country as well.
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Great place, your family will definitely enjoy it.
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Report | 9 days ago
Great museum!!!
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Report | 10 days ago
VTA is the way to get there... Best museum in San Jose for young and older kids.
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Report | 9 months ago
Check exhibit schedule for events...kids love the robot exhibit...
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Report | 10 months ago
Great place for kids!
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Report | 10 months ago
great for the whole family
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Report | 10 months ago
take your time their is so much to see and do!
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Report | 10 months ago
After Hours at The Tech is a great way for adults to enjoy the museum without having to fight off hordes of small, diurnal children to try the hands-on exhibits (because their parents will give you dirty looks). There are also activities offered during After Hours that are not offered during the day; it's a great opportunity for grown-ups to play and learn just like the kids.
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Its name may contain the word "museum," but The Tech Museum of Innovation prefers not to wallow in the past. Since its earliest days in 1978, it has exhibited the timeless principles of science while also celebrating the latest in technological achievement. In doing so, the institution inspires visitors to apply that same spirit of creative problem-solving to all aspects of life.

  • Size: the mango-and-azure domed building fills 132,000 square feet with hundreds of interactive exhibits and six labs
  • Hands-On Experiments: ride in a jet-pack chair worthy of NASA, feel what it's like to experience an earthquake, grow jellyfish DNA in a lab, learn about internet security in Cyber Detectives, and use wearable technology that measures physical and emotional states in Body Metrics.
  • Eye-Catchers: the creations inside Social Robots, where visitors design and build robots before dressing them up in hats that a human could never pull off
  • Permanent Mainstay: The Tech Awards Gallery, a showcase of past inventions and inventors from the museum's annual Tech Awards
  • Don't Miss: The Tech Studio, which offers a behind-the-scenes look at the prototypes and fabrication of upcoming exhibits—and lets visitors be among the first to test them
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