Just south of Downtown San Jose is the central San Jose, California area of Spartan Keyes. Spartan Keyes is home to a distinguished artist community, art studios, and galleries. [2][3] The neighborhood is home to the south campus of San Jose State University and is one of the oldest neighborhoods in central San Jose, comprised of late 19th and early 20th century buildings.

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South of Downtown San Jose and east of Washington-Guadalupe lies Spartan Keyes. Coyote Creek and Kelley Park constitute the neighborhood’s eastern boundary.

 Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spartan_Keyes,_San_Jose

Culture and Arts

The region is notable for its artist community, art studios, and galleries. Citadel Art Studios and Art Ark are two examples of art studios and galleries that were transformed from former warehouses and industries. The region also has the San José State University Foundry and its art program.


  • Bestor Art Park
  • CEFCU Stadium, home of the San José State Spartans
  • Old American Can Company Factory
  • Old Home of Benevolence

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Parks & Playgrounds: Happy Hollow Park & Zoo, Tree Climber, and Crooked House

Daycare Centers: The Willows Nursery School, San Jose State Associated Students, Child Development Center, Gateway Preschool Academy, and Empire Montessori Preschool Willow Glen

Schools: Washington – Guadalupe public middle schools have 2A+/A/A- rating. Public high schools in the district with 5 A+/A/A- ratings are Evergreen Valley High School and University Preparatory Academy Charter School.

Emergency Care Centers: Valley Medical Center Clinic, Carbon Health, and CareNow Urgent Care

Coffee Shops: Crema Coffee Roasting Company, Vero’s Coffee, Pho Tau Bay, Tapioca Express, Vitamina Juices & Blends, House of Bagels

Dessert Shops: Willow Glen Creamery, Sweet Gelato

Restaurants: Cali Spartan Mexican Kitchen, El Grullense Drive Thru (San Jose), Zona Rosa and burgers from Peanuts Deluxe Cafe, Main Street Burgers, or Cafe Docanto. Picnic Basket, Cali Spartan Mexican Kitchen, or Peanuts Deluxe Cafe

Grocery Stores: Delmas Market, Guru’s Food & Liquor 5, and Quality Products

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Spartan Keyes
San Jose, CA 95112, USA

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