Go behind the scenes in the high-tech world of California’s famed Silicon Valley. See what it’s like inside an ultra-clean, highly automated silicon chip factory, and connect with technologies that give us new ways to work, learn, play, and communicate. The Intel Museum is 10,000 square feet of fun, interactive learning for children and adults.
The museum is conveniently located near the Montague Expressway exit off Highway 101 in Santa Clara:
The Intel Museum and Intel Museum Store
Robert Noyce Building
2200 Mission College Boulevard
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Museum and Museum Store hours:
- Monday–Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. PT
- Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT
Please call in advance to ensure we are open as we occasionally close for private events.
2012 holidays and special closures
The Intel Museum and Museum Store will be closed on the following dates:
- Monday, September 3, 2012, all day.
Student tours and field trips
Free Field Trips for Grades 2-12
Museum staff engage students and youth groups as they explore the complex world of silicon technology to help them understand how Intel is changing the way we live, work, and play. Students learn about Intel microprocessor history, silicon chip design, and chip fabrication. Interactive exhibits encourage students to explore concepts in a fun and educational manner.
Field trip programs last two-hours and are tailored for specific grade levels, including hands on classes in the Learning Lab.
To schedule a field trip program, call 408-765-0503 or book online.
Guided group tours are offered daily by advance reservation. To schedule a tour, call 408-765-0503 or book online.
Self-paced visits are always welcome. Drop-in requests for guided tours will be accommodated, if possible. However, advance reservation is recommended.