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 1:00 p.m (Tuesday through Saturday)
  • A docent talk may be requested when your reservation is made
  • Group minimum: 12 people
  • Reservations: Mandatory
  • Payment: 50% deposit at the time of booking. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express or check
  • Cancellation: Will be honored up to two weeks prior to reservation date
  • Comp. Policy: A complimentary meal for the bus driver will be included with groups over 25 people.
  • For Group Reservations ONLY, contact:
    Susan Shaw,, 831-663-0509

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


Private Parties

  • The Steinbeck House is available for your special occasion such as a dinner party, wedding reception, birthday, baby and bridal showers, graduation parties or any other special event in your life.
  • Book a private room for your monthly book club, card club, off-site business meeting, etc.
  • The entire house is available for a large event.
  • For reservations please contact us at 831-424-2735.


The Steinbeck House

132 Central Avenue
Salinas, CA 93901

Tuesday-Saturday 11:30am - 2:00pm

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Tuesday-Saturday 11:00am - 3:00pm

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