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Menlo Park is one of the most educated cities in California and the United States. It had 33,780 residents at the 2020 United States Census. It is home to the corporate headquarters of Meta, and is where Google and Round Table Pizza were founded. When you visit Menlo Park, California, Walkfo brings Menlo Park, California places to life as you travel by foot, bike, bus or car with a mobile phone & headphones.


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With 93 audio plaques & Menlo Park, California places for you to explore in the Menlo Park, California area, Walkfo is the world’s largest heritage & history digital plaque provider. The AI continually learns & refines facts about the best Menlo Park, California places to visit from travel & tourism authorities (like Wikipedia), converting history into an interactive audio experience.

Menlo Park, California history

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The area of Menlo Park was inhabited by the Ohlone people when the Portolá expedition arrived in 1769. In 1851, two Irish immigrants, Dennis J. Oliver and his brother-in-law D. C. McGlynn, purchased a 1,700-acre (690 ha) tract of land on the former Rancho de las Pulgas. The word “Menlo” derived from the owners’ former home of Menlough in County Galway, Ireland, and is anglicized version of the original Irish name of the place, Mionloch, meaning “middle lake”

Menlo Park, California economy & business

Top employers

In 2012, Meta announced it would be Menlo Park’s biggest employer, with 6,600 employees. According to city’s 2020 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, the city’s top employers were: Meta, Facebook.

Menlo Park, California geography / climate

Menlo Park is long and narrow on a northeast to southwest axis. The city shoreline includes the city’s largest park, Bedwell Bayfront Park (160 acres (65 ha) and the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge. The Bayshore Freeway (part of U.S. Route 101) traverses the city northwest to southeast near the shoreline. The intersection of El Camino Real and Santa Cruz Avenue is considered the heart of the city.

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Visit Menlo Park, California PlacesYou can visit Menlo Park, California places with Walkfo Menlo Park, California to hear history at Menlo Park, California’s places whilst walking around using the free digital tour app. Walkfo Menlo Park, California has 93 places to visit in our interactive Menlo Park, California map, with amazing history, culture & travel facts you can explore the same way you would at a museum or art gallery with information audio headset. With Walkfo, you can travel by foot, bike or bus throughout Menlo Park, California, being in the moment, without digital distraction or limits to a specific walking route. Our historic audio walks, National Trust interactive audio experiences, digital tour guides for English Heritage locations are available at Menlo Park, California places, with a AI tour guide to help you get the best from a visit to Menlo Park, California & the surrounding areas.

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Best Menlo Park, California places to visit

Menlo Park, California has places to explore by foot, bike or bus. Below are a selection of the varied Menlo Park, California’s destinations you can visit with additional content available at the Walkfo Menlo Park, California’s information audio spots:


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Menlo Park, California has 0 physical plaques in tourist plaque schemes for you to explore via Walkfo Menlo Park, California plaques audio map when visiting. Plaques like National Heritage’s “Blue Plaques” provide visual geo-markers to highlight points-of-interest at the places where they happened – and Walkfo’s AI has researched additional, deeper content when you visit Menlo Park, California using the app. Experience the history of a location when Walkfo local tourist guide app triggers audio close to each Menlo Park, California plaque. Currently No Physical Plaques.