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The Milpitas Historical Society was formed in 1980 by 79 residents of Milpitas who felt that much of our city’s historic heritage was in danger of being lost. Soon after the society was formed, it began to publish a monthly newsletter for members called The Milpitas Muse. The name came from the muses  of Greek Mythology, one of whom, Clio, is usually associated with history. The Milpitas Muse is available with a paid membership to the society, but some of the information, such as our monthly programs, is available on this website.

The Milpitas Historical Society Welcomes All
To Our Annual Historical Tour
Saturday, June 25th, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

The Tour Is Free and Open To The Public
Join us at our exhibit inside Entrance 4 of the Great Mall of the Bay Area. People either can drive separately or be shuttled between stops via a bus provided by the Milpitas Historical Society. The tour officially will end back at the Great Mall. Please see the schedule on the Events 2016 page.

Working for a Milpitas History Museum

(Read the new article under the “Milpitas History” page.)

Traditional Summer Picnic Coming Up in Auguust

Members are invited to our traditional summer picnic, which this year will be held again in August. A notice will be sent out to all members giving date, time, and place as soon as the exact date is settled.

Official Website of The Milpitas Historical Society