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Facility Rentals - Jamison-Brown House

The Jamison-Brown House, a charming 1866 Colonial Revival home, is the ideal venue for power meetings, retreats, and life's celebrations from showers to birthdays to memorials. With its hardwood floors and enchanting, historic style, this true gem is the perfect place to have your next event. If you need to accommodate a larger guest list, the Victorian, wrap around covered porch and adjoining brick patio is ideal for outdoor set ups.

  • All events must end by 10:00 pm (Some restrictions can apply)
  • Ample free parking and free WiFi
  • 30 seated /49 indoor reception capacity per Fire Marshall Code
  • 2 story: 5 rooms, including dining room with large wooden table, restroom, large picture windows
  • Large period kitchen: refrigerator/freezer, microwave, 4 burner stove/oven, floating island
  • Central heating and air conditioning
  • Ample free parking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Available as needed, 7 days a week
  • Rental fee is $140/hour or $1000/8 hours - additional hours are prorated
  • City of Santa Clara residents, 501(c)3’s, U.S. military personnel, receive a discount on rental fees for the Jamison-Brown house only. No discounts can be combined.
  • 50% of the rental fee is required to reserve your date (Rental fees are the same weekdays & weekends)
  • One Day Event Rental Insurance ($1 million coverage) is required from your private insurance carrier
  • A credit card number is required for the Security Deposit
  • Set-Up on lawn/garden area/redwood grove requires a City of Santa Clara permit
  • Additional fee for events held on Federal and State holidays. Not available: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve after 6:00 pm, New Year’s Day
  • 90 days prior to event 100% of deposit
  • 31-89 days prior to event 50% of deposit
  • 30 days prior to event – No refund
  • Cancellation due to user misconduct or breach of contract – No Refund
  • NO animals, private outside exhibitions or displays PERMITTED. Immediate cancellation of event

We offer the opportunity to rent our furniture or bring your own. Your TMA rented furniture will be ready for you at the rented location upon your arrival. Scheduled 3rd party rental deliveries and pick-ups will be accepted. No linens, audio visual rentals or set up services are available.

With its effortless beauty, create a relaxing atmosphere and entertaining space by adding the tranquility of the entire garden area to your event. Whether the large, open lawn area or under the natural canopy of the redwood trees, this is the perfect area for dining and festivals. Evenings will unfold with landscape lighting illuminating the impressive collections of contemporary sculptures and walking paths for evening celebrations for you and your guests to enjoy.

  • Outdoor lawn and amplified events on Triton Museum/Jamison Brown House property require “City” permits. Contact our City of Santa Clara representative Karin Hickey:Kahickey@SantaClaraCA.gov or call 408-615-3097
  • Outdoor music must be turned off at 9:00 pm
  • No jumpy houses, horses, elephants, Mylar balloons, confetti, rice permitted
  • Tents/canopies larger than 10’ x 10’ require a permit with the City of Santa Clara
  • Stages taller than 18” in height require a railing and City of Santa Clara Building Inspection
  • Garden Capacity: 305,000+ sq ft / Dining: up to 500 / Standing: 1,000+

Outdoor lawn and amplified events on Triton Museum/Jamison Brown House property require “City” permits. Contact our City of Santa Clara representative Karin Hickey:Kahickey@SantaClaraCA.gov or call 408-615-3097. She will answer and assist you with all your questions and concerns.

  • Outdoor Use Permit is required for garden set up with City of Santa Clara ($300) *Non-Profit ($30).
  • Outdoor Amplified Music Permit is required with the City of Santa Clara ($57)
  • (Outdoor music must be turned off at 9:00 pm)

Whether a Drop and Go or full service catering, we highly recommend you use one of our full service caterers but not required. Our caterers will provide you with all your rental needs, servers, food, from set up to clean up.

There are no additional fees to use your own caterer or to bring in your own food and beverages.

Permitted to park in parking lot. No permit is needed if no individual transaction is made. If there are financial transactions, a City of Santa Clara business license and permit is required.


I look forward to working with you here at one of Santa Clara’s premiere venues, integrating architecture and natural redwood landscape in the heart of Silicon Valley. Carmen Pascual, Facility Rental Manager / (669) 274-7928 / Email: rentals@tritonmuseum.org

  • City of Santa Clara residents receive a discount on rental fees for the Jamison-Brown house.
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