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Peralta Adobe and Fallon House Historic Site

175 W. St. John Street, (between Terraine and San Pedro St), San Jose, CA 95112
+1 408-993-8300
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OK but pretty boring

Fine for about a five minute visit. They did the best they could, but, basically, it's just an old... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2016
Gargan S
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Sfakaki, Greece
Historic Old San Jose Sturctures

Unfortunately, San Jose has failed to preserve and honor its history. It has always focused on... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2015
TJFLG42
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California
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Built sometime before 1800, this is the most significant adobe structure remaining in San Jose.
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29 Aug 2016
“OK but pretty boring”
29 Dec 2015
“Historic Old San Jose Sturctures”
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175 W. St. John Street, (between Terraine and San Pedro St), San Jose, CA 95112
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+1 408-993-8300
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

Fine for about a five minute visit. They did the best they could, but, basically, it's just an old adobe house that they didn't get around to bulldozing...

Thank Gargan S
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Unfortunately, San Jose has failed to preserve and honor its history. It has always focused on becoming larger and contemporary. The Peralta Adobe is one of the original houses in San Jose. The Fallon house has a long, interesting history. Both are worth seeing.

Thank TJFLG42
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

I walked to this area from the art museum. It's a pleasant stroll. As far as old homes go, these sites are interesting more for their stories than the actual structures. I doubt children would enjoy these sites as much as The Tech or Discovery...More

Thank laurie c
Reviewed 14 September 2015

When I went there I had a marvelous tour. I loved going through the home because it was so authentic and the explanation of the family was esxscellent. I think it has a great deal to do with who the guide through the property is....More

Thank Estelle K
Reviewed 6 August 2014

The Peralta Adobe — Fallon House Historic Site is adjacent to San Pedro Market. This is also the area where there are many new high rise condos, and other restaurants. The historic homes have very pretty grounds. As such, you can get a cup of...More

1  Thank mini
Reviewed 22 December 2011

My 3rd grade class visits Fallon House each year and really enjoys it.

2  Thank travelgirlSanJose
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