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List of Helpful Websites

Welcome to Stanford ~ Helpful Websites for Postdocs

OPA Social Media Pages:

General Information about Stanford:

Getting Around & Settled:


Institutional Memberships Available to You at No Cost:

Bechtel International Center:


Career Centers:

Other On-Campus Resources for Assistance:

Buying/Selling Used & New Household Items:

Athletic Activities On-Campus:

On-Campus Athletics, Speakers and Films:

Gardens, Architecture & Wildlife On-Campus:

Art On-Campus:

Music & Dance On-Campus:

On-Campus Activities for Children:

Off-Campus Activities, Attractions & Events:

Parenting & Pregnancy/Birth Resources:

Off-Campus Activities for Families:

  • Palo Alto Children's Library:
  • Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo:
  • Hidden Villa (Children's Programs):
  • Los Altos History Museum (model train):
  • Hiller Aviation Museum:
  • CuriOdyssey Museum:
  • Webb Ranch (u-pick berries & horseback riding lessons):
  • Children’s Discovery Museum - San Jose:
  • Bay Area Discovery Museum:
  • Happy Hollow Park & Zoo:
  • Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad & W.E. “Bill” Mason Carousel:
  • Roaring Camp Railroads:
  • Niles Canyon Railway:
  • Fujitsu Planetarium - De Anza College:
  • CA Academy of Sciences:
  • Six Flags Great America:
  • Gilroy Gardens:
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium:
  • Red and White Fleet, SF Cruises:
  • Seymour Marine Discovery Center:
  • Exploratorium:
  • Zeum in SF:
  • Linden Tree Children's Music & Books:
  • Hicklebee’s Children’s Bookstore: