Historical Museum & Ainsley House

History Happy Hour 2016
Upcoming Dates:
    

   
 September 30th: Religion & Extremism
Join us on September 30 as we host the Islamic Networks Group for a panel discussion on Religion and Extremism.  The ING will bring five panelist from five major religion who will discuss how fundamentalism and extremism is affecting those religious communities.

REGISTER NOW  

Registration is now open online or please call:
(408) 866-2104
For more detailed information, please contact Kerry Perkins (408) 866-2718
kerryp@cityofcampbell.com
 

  • Event timeline:
    -- 5:30-6pm: doors open, appetizer and beverages available, Ainsley House open for walk through
    --6-7pm: speaker presents with time for Q & A inside the Living Room of the Ainsley House.
    --7-7:30pm: last call for beverages and Ainsley House walk through, clean up.
RELIGION  EXTREMISM 3

Back TO SCHOOL
Museum Field Trips are open for reservations
 

The Campbell Historical Museum & Ainsley House are available for school field trips.  Both programs are designed to complement study units for 2nd and 3rd grade. 
The Campbell Historical Museum offers a HANDS on HISTORY program invites students to engage in experiential learning as they rotate through four different exhibit stations that will teach them about life 100 years ago and how times have changed.
The Ainsley House, History Detectives brings students on an interactive mystery tour through the Ainsley  House as well as allows them to explore different hands on museum activities inside the Carriage House.
Each field trip:
* Runs from 9am -12pm
* Requires a minimum of 4 chaperones (the chaperones engage and lead activities on each field trip)
* Admission is $6/ student (minimum of $120 for 20 students or fewer). Teachers and chaperones are free.

  1. Campbell Historical Museum
  2. Ainsley House
CHM_2013Historical Museum
The Campbell Historical Museum is located in the City’s first public building, Firehouse #1. Visitors can explore the City’s rich history through self-guided tours. Changing exhibits use themes of Home Life, Community, Recreation, and Work to provide insight into daily life in the Santa Clara Valley over the past century. Engaging, hands-on features in each exhibit area encourage personal interaction with historical objects in order to better understand life in the region today.

 Exhibits and Programs
Teacher and Educator Information
  • Ainsley House tour policies:
    Please do not touch or sit on any object
  • Please stay with your docent
  • If you have a large purse or back pack, please carry it down by your side or in front of you to avoid knocking any of the artifacts.
  • There is a staircase to reach the 2nd floor, no elevator
  • Tours can last 30-45 minutes.
Admission
Hours: Thursday-Sunday 12pm-4pm

                       

Historical Museum 

Ainsley House 

Combo Ticket 

 Under 7 Free  Free  Free 
 Youth (7-17)  $2  $4  $5
 Adults  $2  $8  $9
 Seniors  $2  $6  $7