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Sunnyvale Heritage Park Museum

570 E Remington Dr, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-2652
+1 408-749-0220
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The museum is quant and takes only about an hour to tour.

My friend and I enjoyed visiting the Sunnyvale Heritage Park Museum to see a photographic history... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Robert H
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Sunnyvale, California
Interesting artifacts of Sunnyvale history

It's a quaint place tended by knowledgeable docents. The museum covers local interest with many... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
David P
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“high tech” (2 reviews)
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570 E Remington Dr, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-2652
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+1 408-749-0220
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Reviewed 4 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

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Reviewed 18 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

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Reviewed 2 April 2016

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

1  Thank Saitan
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Reviewed 15 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.

Thank Dean F
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Reviewed 30 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.

Thank TravelerDon
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

A surprising compleat & well run building devoted to some under reported events in our local development. This facilit y tells of the past & how it has lead use to the present. Modern & clean, roomey, easy to acess.

Thank henry c
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Reviewed 25 June 2015

Given the rapid growth of Silicon Valley, it is amazing that many of the exhibits here survived. The museum is a bit crowded so might not be the best place for kids, but well worth a look-see!

Thank Tres W
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Reviewed 17 June 2015

Not on the tourist route but this is a great local museum that tells the story of Martin Murphy, Jr. who settled in the area that is now Sunnyvale (aka Silicon Valley) . He had his home milled to his specifications in Bangor, Maine and...More

Thank K H
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Reviewed 17 April 2015

For a local city museum, Sunnyvale did a stellar job on their museum. We enjoyed visiting the historic orchard and the outside exhibit area, There was a lot of information on the orchards and the cannery industry. There were some farming carts and other such...More

3  Thank mini
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Reviewed 27 March 2015

Thie museum tells you the history of the city of Sunnyvale, California. They truly give you a taste of what life was like there through it's history with tools, clothing, houshold items.

Thank Funtomerj
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