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Tuesday, May 17

Ohlone, Orchards, and Office Buildings: a Brief History of Mountain View
Tuesday, May 17 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required: https://mountainview.libcal.com/event/9116688
| Mountain View Public Library
Ohlone, Orchards, and Office Buildings: a Brief History of Mountain View
Join us for an overview of our City’s history, from Native American land to Mexican rancho to agricultural paradise to the birthplace of Silicon Valley. Our slideshow features vintage photographs from the Library’s local history collection. Discover the “Castro” behind Castro Street, the mystery of ...

Friday, June 3

History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)
Friday, June 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)

Enjoy free admission from 10 am to 4 pm, every first Friday of the month, at the San Mateo History Museum. Explore the museum housed in the 1910 County Courthouse; listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it features a stained glass dome and mosaic tile floor. The History Museum is ...Monthly

Friday, July 1

History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)
Friday, July 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)

Enjoy free admission from 10 am to 4 pm, every first Friday of the month, at the San Mateo History Museum. Explore the museum housed in the 1910 County Courthouse; listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it features a stained glass dome and mosaic tile floor. The History Museum is ...Monthly

Thursday, August 4

Free National Parks Day: Anniv. of Great American Outdoors Act
Free National Parks Day: Anniv. of Great American Outdoors Act

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from it all and clear your head with the peace and serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free ...

Friday, August 5

History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)
Friday, August 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)

Enjoy free admission from 10 am to 4 pm, every first Friday of the month, at the San Mateo History Museum. Explore the museum housed in the 1910 County Courthouse; listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it features a stained glass dome and mosaic tile floor. The History Museum is ...Monthly

Saturday, September 24

Free National Parks Day: “National Public Lands Day” | 2022
Free National Parks Day: "National Public Lands Day" | 2022

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from it all and clear your head with the peace and serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free ...

Friday, November 11

Free National Parks Day: Veterans Day | 2022
Free National Parks Day: Veterans Day | 2022

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from it all and clear your head with the peace and serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free ...