• Getting from Here to There

    Ride in a stagecoach as you experience early forms of transportation. A program for first and second grade at the History Museum .

  • People from Many Places

    Explore the traditions of immigrants to the Peninsula. A hands-on program for third and fourth grade at the History Museum.

  • Providing Plenty

    Discover how early people used natural resources. An interactive program for third and fourth grade at the History Museum.

  • Folger Stable

    Folger Stable's school program explores the use of land from the Ohlone to the Great Estates. For third and fourth grade.

  • Sanchez Adobe School Program

    Sanchez Adobe's school program explores life on a Mexican rancho. For fourth grade.

  • Woodside Store School Program

    Woodside Store's school program steps into the 1880s. For third and fourth grade.

School Programs

As students are attending school virtually, the San Mateo County Historical Association is offering online school programs starting October 1, 2020.   Details are listed on each of the school program pages.

Online Registration

Teachers who have programs scheduled in Fall 2020 will be contacted regarding rescheduling to an online format.  At this point, we are only scheduling online programs for Fall 2020.

Teachers currently scheduled for a fall program have priority for the online programs. To schedule a new school program, use the online registration forms:

History Museum
Sanchez Adobe
Woodside Store
Folger Stable
Traveling Trunks


History Museum Programs
Historic Site Programs

Historic Sites:
Folger Stable in Woodside
Sanchez Adobe in Pacifica
Woodside Store in Woodside


Bring history to life in your classroom with traveling trunks.

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