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Due to San Mateo County entering the Widespread (Purple) COVID Tier, the San Mateo County History Museum and Archives, Sanchez Adobe and Woodside Store are all closed until further notice. Please enjoy our History at Home and online programs.

San Mateo County History Museum

The history of the Peninsula from the original native people to today’s inhabitants.

Historic Site

Sanchez Adobe

Discover what life was like during California’s first three historic periods.

Photo by Joe Messina

Historic Site

Woodside Store

Discover the rich history of the San Francisco Peninsula’s original country store.

Featured Exhibits

Upcoming Events

Mar 05

Free First Friday

March 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm PST
Mar 13

Courthouse Docket – Judge Amarra A. Lee

March 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PST
Apr 02

Free First Friday

April 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm PDT

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