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Redwood City, CA 94063
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of Museums

Free First Fridays

Admission will be free at the History Museum on the first Friday of the month. Explore the museum, enjoy Playing in the Past and a General Tour.

Playing in the Past
Preschool activity hour starting at 11 a.m.

An exciting hour of crafting, exploring and storytelling held the first Friday of the month. Each month there is a different craft and story. Starts in the Wells Fargo Learning Center.
Come learn about Japanese culture! Make your own paper taiko drum to take home. Then, join us in exploring the Land of Opportunity: The Immigrant Experience in San Mateo County where you can listen to the story Ten Oni Drummers.

General Tour
Starting at 2 p.m.

Explore local history from the time of original Native American residents to today. This hour long tour led by museum staff will include some of the highlights of the museum's long-term exhibits. Starts in the Rotunda.
December 2, 2016
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
History Museum,
Free admission sponsored by the San Mateo Credit Union.

Upcoming Free First Fridays:
January 6, 2017: This Train
February 3, 2017: Max Celebrates Chinese New Year

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Contact Us
For more information, call 650.299.0104 or email us.