Is dedicated to ancient Egyptian culture and artifacts. The museum is home to an extensive collection of Egyptian artifacts and art, reflecting the rich history of Egypt’s ancient past. Visitors can explore a variety of displays including mummies, sarcophagi, jewelry, statues, wall paintings, papyrus, pottery and more. The museum also features interactive exhibits such as virtual tours that allow viewers to explore the ancient tombs and monuments up close. In addition to the permanent exhibits, the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum hosts special events throughout the year highlighting different aspects of Egyptian life or showcasing new acquisitions for its collections. Whether you are looking for an educational experience or a leisurely stroll through time, this museum offers something for everyone interested in learning about Egypt’s past. The museum is located in San Jose, California and is open to the public Wednesday-Sunday from 10am to 5pm.
The San Jose Museum of Art offers a wide range of art exhibitions and educational programs designed to inspire creativity and broaden perspectives. From its permanent collection featuring works by contemporary American and international artists, to its rotating special exhibits highlighting regional, national, and global themes, the San Jose Museum of Art provides an array of artistic experiences that reflect the city’s diverse culture. In addition to rotating exhibitions, the San Jose Museum of Art hosts a variety of educational lectures and workshops as well as special events such as film screenings, artist talks and gallery tours. The San Jose Museum of Art is located in downtown San Jose and is open Tuesday-Sunday from 11am to 5pm. Admission is free for San Jose residents with valid ID.
The San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles celebrates the artistry, technical skill and history of quilting and textiles from around the world. With over 1,500 original quilts in its permanent collection, this museum provides an engaging look at the art form’s development through time. Special exhibits feature traditional quilts as well as modern interpretations of the craft including installations, video projections and more. In addition to its main galleries, the San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles also hosts classes, lectures and other special events throughout the year where visitors can gain insight into the techniques and artistry involved in quiltmaking. The San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles is located in San Jose’s historic Japantown and is open Wednesday-Sunday from 10am to 5pm. Admission is free for San Jose residents with valid ID.
The San Jose McEnery Convention Center serves as a multi-purpose facility hosting numerous events throughout the year including conferences, trade shows, conventions and more. With over 1 million square feet of space, it has become one of the largest convention centers on the West Coast. In addition to its spacious exhibition hall and meeting spaces, San Jose McEnery also offers visitors access to an array of amenities such as restaurants, cafes, retail shops, hotels and more. San Jose McEnery is located in downtown San Jose and is open to the public Monday-Friday from 9am to 5pm. Admission is free for San Jose residents with valid ID.