Explore the Best Activities & Attractions in Silicon Valley
From the history of tech to fashionable dining and shopping along Santana Row, the Mission Inn Santa Clara puts you within easy reach of Silicon Valley's most popular attractions and things to do. Witness the birth of the modern day processor at the Intel Museum, or treat the family to a day of thrills at California's Great America, Northern California's largest theme park. Central to the best of the Bay Area, our hotel makes it easy to indulge in the region's freshest seafood, while exploring cultural sights, museums and universities. If you're attending a trade show or conference, both the Santa Clara Convention Center and San Jose McEnery Convention Center are within a 15-minute drive of the hotel. Explore nearby attractions and things to do and make the most of your stay in Silicon Valley.
Take a journey through the past, present and future of the evolution of computers. Explore interactive exhibits of computer chips and design through a self-guided tour of innovation at this museum in Santa Clara.
Take the kids to Northern California's ultimate family theme park and entertainment destination in Santa Clara. Enjoy heart throbbing coasters, exciting rides, live stage shows, concerts, and a wild water park.
We are just a half a mile from the University of Santa Clara, which is California's oldest institution of higher learning and education. A private university, SCU has 4,643 undergraduates and 3,417 graduate students.
Located in Silicon Valley, this state-of-the-art convention center features 262,000 square feet of space for trade shows, expos, meetings, conventions, special events and banquets, as well as catering and audiovisual.
This vibrant shopping, dining and entertainment destination in San Jose boasts trendy eateries, bars, shops and spas. Santana Row offers an eclectic mix of restaurants, a farmers' market, and movie theater.