The Steinbeck House

Steinbeck House

Experience John Steinbeck's birthplace
and boyhood home

Call 831-424-2735
for reservations

Group Reservations

Group Reservations

  • Two seatings – 11:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m
  • A docent talk may be requested when your reservation is made
  • Group minimum: 12 people
  • Reservations: Mandatory
  • Payment: $100.00 deposit at the time of booking. Visa, MasterCard, Discover or check
  • Cancellation: Will be honored up to ten days prior to reservation date
  • Comp. Policy: Complimentary meal for the bus driver
  • For Group Reservations ONLY, contact:
    Susan Shaw,, 831-663-0509

Parking: Passenger drop off area on Stone Street at the side of the house.

Summer Tours

Summer Sunday Tours
August 3 and September 7.
Time: 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM Tours
Donations requested: Adult – $10, Family – $20
Students with ID, Retired Military and Seniors (age 65) – $5

Private Parties

  • The Steinbeck House is available for that memorable dinner party, reception, birthday, shower or any other special event
  • Book a private room for a club or business meeting
  • Book the entire house for a large occasion

Call the Steinbeck House Business Office for details – (831) 757-5806

The Steinbeck House

132 Central Avenue
Salinas, CA 93901

TUE - SAT, 11:30am - 2:00pm

The Best Cellar Gift Shop
TUE - SAT, 11:00am - 3:00pm

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