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Campbell Historical Museum

51 N Central Ave, Campbell, CA 95008-2015
+1 408-866-2119
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Quaint

For $2 per person you really cannot complain about this museum. It's small, and a push you can get... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2017
Livesbythec
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Devon, United Kingdom
Boring---unless you are a Campbell afficiando...

Small town CA history. They do a good job of presenting it, but the stuff is intrinsically boring... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2017
Gargan S
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Sfakaki, Greece
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Sep 2, 2017
“Quaint”
Feb 11, 2017
“Boring---unless you are a Campbell afficiando...”
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51 N Central Ave, Campbell, CA 95008-2015
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Reviewed September 3, 2017

For $2 per person you really cannot complain about this museum. It's small, and a push you can get 45 minutes entertainment here. It focuses on the local history of fruit picking, canning and the introduction of telecoms, but unlike anywhere else I have taken...More

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Reviewed February 11, 2017

Small town CA history. They do a good job of presenting it, but the stuff is intrinsically boring. Campbell is a cute town, and gets more lively every day, but no one REALLY cares about its HISTORY, do they?

Thank Gargan S
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Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

fantastic time had by all the family. Free Halloween craft making which all the children loved - spider's webs, scary pictures and lots of fun. thanks to the friendly staff and we also enjoyed looking at the everyday exhibits.

Thank Rikbob
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

My fourth graders have been able to develop a very special relationship with the director of this museum over the last year and we are very grateful for the opportunity to provide community service to this local gem.

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Reviewed August 23, 2016

This is a small museum but it tells the story of Campbell, CA as well as its huge impact on the distribution of preserved fruit from the 1880's. Orchards from miles around in the Santa Clara County brought their fresh fruits to Campbell. One of...More

Thank James G
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Reviewed May 19, 2016

It tells you about the fruit growing past and has some interesting exhibits. It's not too big so it won't take too long to visit, and it's not open too much.

Thank StayLots
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Reviewed March 10, 2015

We enjoyed our visit to the Campbell Historic Museum. It is a very good local museum on the history of Campbell, There is displays when Campbell was mainly a fruit orchard and cannery area. There is historic car - 1921 Ranch and Lang Electric Coach....More

Thank mini
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