Sister City program

Menlo Park's Sister City program was created in November 2015 with the adoption of Resolution 6294. This prompted Menlo Park to join Sister Cities International and form the Sister City Committee.

Although Menlo Park's formal program didn't start until 2015, its beginnings started in 2013 with the signing of a friendship agreement with the City of Galway, Ireland.

Seeking host families for Aug. 21-26 delegation visit


The Sister City Committee is looking for Menlo Park host families for a six-day visit by Japanese middle-school children from our Friendship City in Bizen, Japan. The delegation is visiting Menlo Park between Wednesday, August 21 and Monday, August 26...Learn more

Policies and protocols