EVENTS & CALENDAR

Photo of the Shinn Estate

Mission Peak Historical Foundation provides tours of the Shinn House on the first Wednesday and Third Sunday of each month from 1-3 PM. Board meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month at the Shinn House at 7:15 PM, the public is invited to attend. The grounds are open from sunrise to sunset. Group tours are available by arrangement. The grounds can be rented from the City of Fremont by calling (510) 790-5541.



JULY - 2018

Sunday July 15, 1 to 4 PM -- Shinn House open to the public, adult tours $4, Children 7-13 $2, The Shinn House Library is also open for research at this time.

Wednesday, August 1, 1 to 4 PM -- Shinn House open to the public, adult tours $4, Children 7-13 $2, The Shinn House Archive Library is also open for research at this time.

AUGUST - 2018

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Sunday, August 19, 10 AM to 4 PM-- Arts & Crafts in Shinn Park, Hotdogs, Nachos and drinks from Noon to 4 PM, House tours from Noon to 4 PM, Adults $5, Children 7-13 $2.50.

More info...
Participant Application Form
Participation Details
Directions to HISTORIC SHINN PARK
Shinn Lawn Map

Monday, August 20, 2018 -- The Shinn House is CLOSED for a new roof installation until sometime in early October.

SEPTEMBER - 2018

SHINN HOUSE CLOSED FOR NEW ROOF

OCTOBER - 2018

Sunday October 21, 1 to 4 PM -- Shinn House open to the public, adult tours $4, Children 7-13 $2, The Shinn House Archive Library is also open for research at this time.

NOVEMBER - 2018

Wednesday, November 7, 1 to 4 PM -- Shinn House open to the public, adult tours $4, Children 7-13 $2, The Shinn House Archive Library is also open for research at this time.

Sunday, November 18, 1 to 4 PM -- Shinn House open to the public, adult tours $4, Children 7-13 $2, The Shinn House Archive Library is also open for research at this time.

Saturday, November 24, 10 AM to 2 PM -- Wreath making, we will be making wreaths from fresh greenery for all of the windows in the Shinn House. This is a FREE event and you can learn how to do this activity

Monday, November, 26, 10 AM to 4 PM -- You can help us decorate the Shinn House for Christmas, please call La Vonne (510) 552-4842 or email Al at alminard@comcast.net

DECEMBER - 2018

Saturday, December 1, Noon to 4 PM -- Decorate Shinn House for Christmas 10 AM - 4 PM.

Sunday, December 2, Noon to 4 PM -- Tour the Christmas Decorated Shinn House, Adults $5, Children 7-13 $2.50.

Wednesday, December 5, Noon to 4 PM -- Tour the Christmas Decorated Shinn House, Adults $5, Children 7-13 $2.50

Friday, December 7, 7 PM to 9 PM -- Evening tour of the Christmas Decorated Shinn House, Adults $5, Children 7-13 $2.50.

Xmas

Saturday, December 8, Noon to 4 PM -- Tour the Christmas Decorated Shinn House, Adults $5, Children 7-13 $2.50

Sunday, December 9, Noon to 4 PM -- Tour the Christmas Decorated Shinn House, Adults $5, Children 7-13 $2.50



WEDDING OR PARTY INFORMATION

Photo of the Shinn Estate

The city must be called to rent the park for weddings and parties at the Fremont Visitors Center 510-790-5541 located at Lake Elizabeth. After the reservation is confirmed by the city, the person calls Joan Serafino at 510-795-0891 to book the docents to open the Shinn House. During the event our docents, dressed in Victorian attire, will give the guests a guided tour of the house. You are allowed to take all the photos you want. It adds a special element to your event by having the house open. The fee for having the Mission Peak Heritage Foundation Docents at the Shinn House is $100. this fee is tax deductable as we are a non profit organization.

MISSION PEAK HERITAGE FOUNDATION
P.O. BOX 3078, FREMONT, CALIFORNIA 94539