Japanese American Museum of San Jose

535 North Fifth Street
San Jose, CA 95112
Phone (408) 294-3138
Fax (408) 294-1657
email: mail@jamsj.org

Hours of Operation

Museum: Thursday through Sunday, 12pm - 4 pm
*Closed for the Holidays: Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, and New Year's Day


JAMsj Members: Free
Adults: $8
Seniors (65 and older with valid ID): $5
Students (with valid ID): $5
Children (under 5): Free     
Active Military & Family: Free
Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii (JCCH): Free (with valid ID)

Transportation and Parking

VTA light rail (Japantown/Ayer station) and from VTA Bus Lines 61 or 62.  There is limited parking at the museum, and metered and non-metered parking throughout San Jose’s Japantown.


Blue Star Museum Member  

JAMsj is a Blue Star Museum Member and offers military personnel and their families complimentary admission to the museum. This is JAMsj's way to thank the men and women who serve in the U.S. military to defend our country.