The Tech Museum was designed to both teach and inspire innovators, presenting hands-on interactive exhibits that explore science, technology, and how they work in our daily lives. Exhibits are divided into galleries that showcase Innovation, the Internet, the Human Body, and Exploration. The museum also features a giant-screen IMAX movie theater, a cafe and a gift store.
convenience & location
Enjoy the many perks of our San Jose, CA hotel, including complimentary hot breakfast buffet with our signature cinnamon rolls, heated pool and spa tub, and complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access-all located within 3 miles of the Tech Museum of Innovation.
Programs & Exhibits
Exhibits at the Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose range from designing your own rollercoaster and building a microchip to seeing far-distant space via the worlds most powerful telescope. The museum also hosts the annual Tech Challenge student design competition and the Tech Awards, honoring innovators around the world who use technology to benefit mankind.
Visiting the museum
Popular with budding scientists and computer geeks alike, the Tech hosts some 400,000 visitors every year, who come to try out its myriad interactive exhibits, as well as to experience the Hackworth IMAX Dome Theater, an 8-story movie theater that envelops viewers in pictures and sound on subjects ranging from space and the Grand Canyon to Egyptian mummies.