- Our list of the best things to do in Menlo Park, California, features the top 785 nearby activities — including 243 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Menlo Park, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Food & Drink, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 15 things to do within the city of Menlo Park, CA , followed by 770 popular activities in nearby cities, including San Jose, Pacifica, Half Moon Bay, Los Altos, San Carlos, South San Francisco, Cupertino, Palo Alto, Saratoga, San Francisco, Mountain View, Sunnyvale, Alameda, Fremont, Hayward, San Leandro, Newark, Milpitas, Santa Clara, Castro Valley, Belmont, San Mateo, Union City, Redwood City, San Bruno, Oakland, Daly City, Los Gatos, Pleasanton, Dublin, Burlingame, San Ramon, Campbell, Livermore, Lodi and Santa Ynez
100% 3 votes
701 Laurel Street, Menlo Park, CA 94025 MoreLess Info
At Arrillaga Family Recreation Center, visitors can explore a playground, skate park, sports fields, and more. Visitors can rent the facility, which consists of a kitchen and patio, for private events like birthdays and weddings.
Offering gymnastics instruction for all ages, the Menlo Park Gymnastics Program offers classes six days a week for ages one through adult. The facility offers balance beam, tumbling, rings, bars and vault.
Offering recreation for both humans and dogs, Willow Oaks Park features an open play field, tennis court and playground. An off-leash dog park offers dogs and their owners an opportunity for socialization and exercise.
90% 881 votes
680 Stanford Shopping Center, Palo Alto, CA 94304 MoreLess Info
Palo Alto's finest mall is The Stanford Shopping Center. The complex includes major clothing retailers, sourvenir shops, department stores, a hair salon and a variety of restaurants in its food court.
Featuring a community garden maintained by volunteers, Edith Johnson Park has amenities like a multiple story playground structure, sand volleyball courts, and a basketball hoop. The park has multiple shaded areas with picnic tables.
The Aquarius Theatre is a retro styled movie theater that offers a vintage theater experience. One of a few small theaters showing limited release, independent, and foreign films, this double theater features a concession stand and an old-fashioned atmosphere.
Situated inside the Stanford campus, Cantor Arts Center houses a variety of artworks from all over the world spanning the time period of many centuries. The temporary galleries showcase more contemporary work. The adjoining Rodin Sculpture Garden is also beautiful. Admission is free.