Sunday, Feb 24th is Public Archaeology Day at the Peralta Adobe with Stanford's Public Archaeology Class! The tour of the Peralta Adobe and Fallon House will be at 12:30. Please note: this particular tour is not recommended for children under 9yrs old but there are other tours at 1pm and 2pm for kids 4-9 years.
Per the site: We are sorry, but NO wheelchair access is available.
Cost: Members: Free! Adults: $8; Seniors and Students with ID card $5; Special Children’s tours $5
About the site:
Purchased by the City of San Jose in 1966, the building was restored and the surrounding park completed in 1976. The Peralta Adobe is San Jose's Historic Landmark #1, California Historical Landmark #866, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. In addition, the adobe was the first site certified as a component of the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail.
You can read more of the history at: http://www.nps.gov/nr/travel/santaclara/per.htm