We will pick you up from the meeting point, in our car. Then, we go to The Computer History Museum, Googleplex, Apple Park, Facebook. During the drive, we will tell you the companies history, fun-facts and we will answer your most geeky questions. This is a small-group, tailored experience to explain the history of Silicon Valley and to visit: 1- Computer History Museum (CHM) home to the largest collection of computing artifacts in the world. Allow 1 hour and possibly snack or lunch at their Bistro. 2- Google Headquarters (GooglePlex) and Google Statues Garden: A must visit for the geek in you, take pictures with the androids, and ride the Google bicycles. Allow 20 minutes. (Googleplex Bikes only available on weekends) 3- Apple Park Visitor Center, with a view of the new RING/Spaceship building . Allow 45 minutes for the Augmented Reality view of the Spaceship Campus, Apple Store and Apple Cafe. 4- Facebook Headquarters to see the artistic complex, the new campus expansion, and take pictures with the LIKE sign. All places we visit are public places, we don't have special access inside any of these companies. However, we tell you the insider stories as experienced by being local and passionate about technology. Note about GooglePlex: On the weekends, you can go between the buildings & ride the bicycles, but the Google store is closed. On the Weekdays, the opposite is true.
My Co-host, Damon and I lived and worked in Silicon Valley for over 30 years. Through this, we have gained interesting insights about the valley, companies history and their impact on the Bay Area economy, housing and much more. This experience will provide you with a lesson in Silicon Valley history; information and visits to Apple, Facebook and Google. All visits are to public areas, not the inside work spaces of these companies. However, we'll give you our interesting perspectives, behind the scenes details, and a rich commentary as witnessed by our local eyes. Our goal with this experience is to show off our passion for Silicon Valley history High Tech through a fun and engaging experience that is totally unique because of our experience working and growing up in SV as our backyard!
to the Computer History Museum (worth $17.50)
to all the different stops
We will meet at Stanford / Palo Alto Community Fields Parking lot; 2700 El Camino Real, Palo Alto. We will visit 3 world's leading tech companies and the Computer History Museum. We will tell you the most interesting narration about these companies and the industry in general. Our guide will share their experience in Silicon Valley, having worked here and collected interesting little-known facts and stories.
最多可有8位年满14周岁的参与者参加。 Guests must be able to walk independently and at a moderate to fast pace. On the Google stop, on all days, we see the Android Statue garden and the general area of Google. However, there is a difference in the tour for the Google…
No flash photography at the CHM, no outside food/drinks and no backpacks. CHM has sandwiches, salads, wine, coffee and museum store.