- TripBuzz found 224 things to do indoors in the Los Altos area. From Nature Gallery to Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 167 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 71 different types of things to do inside in or near Los Altos, California. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: Theaters, Children's Play Area, Arcades and Art Gallery.
- There are 9 indoor activities in Los Altos, and 215 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: San Jose, San Carlos, Saratoga and Cupertino.
The Junior Museum & Zoo is an educational and adventurous place for children to unleash their curiosity of science and nature. The museum and zoo are home to over fifty species of animals, including jungle bats, hedgehogs, bobcats and more.
Sitting on Addison Avenue in Palo Alto, California, the Hewlett Packard Garage is the birthplace of the international technology company. The unimposing garage remains just as it was in 1939, the year Hewlett Packard was founded.
Highlighting inventions and technological advancements, The Museum of American Heritage features many interesting exhibits. A diverse collection, displays include artifacts such as typewriters and phonographs, as well as appliances like vacuums, stoves and refrigerators.
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.
Palo Alto's The Stanford Theatre is dedicated to the art of cinema and its role in American culture. The theater has a Wurlitzer organ for silent film screenings, and frequently hosts independent festivals.
Palo Alto's The Wine Room is essentially a neighborhood lounge that serves exclusively wine as far as beverages go. The lounge offers two distinctive rooms and environments - one with televisions and a more active feel, the other more intimate.