TechShop San Jose

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38 South 2nd Street
San Jose, CA 95113

(408) 916-4144


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Hours and Days of Operation

TechShop San Jose is open from 9AM to midnight daily except for major holidays. 


Come in, take a tour of the shop, and see what we're all about! 

Note: For safety reasons, closed-toes shoes must be worn at all times. Be sure to wear yours whenever you come into the shop.

About Us

Located on South 2nd Street, TechShop San Jose is a 17,000-square-foot facility with onsite parking and nearby overflow parking. It has close proximity to freeways and is within walking distance of Light Rail and San Jose State University.

A community-based workshop and prototyping studio on a mission to democratize access to the tools of innovation, TechShop is packed with cutting-edge tools, equipment, and computers loaded with design software featuring the Autodesk Design Suite. Most importantly, TechShop offers space to make, and the support and camaraderie of a community of makers.

Classes and Workshops

Choose from a variety of classes and workshops. See our monthly schedule and sign up here.


Check out some of the great equipment we have to offer here.

Frequently Asked Questions

See a list of common questions and answers related to TechShop San Jose here.

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2013 Best of Silicon Valley - Best Place to Make a Spaceship

Holiday Schedule

We are closed for the following holidays:

  • New Year's Eve and Day: 5PM, Dec 31st - 9AM, Jan 2nd
  • Easter Sunday: 12AM Sun - 9AM Mon
  • Memorial Day: 12AM Mon - 9AM Tues
  • Fourth of July: 12AM, July 4th - 9AM, July 5th
  • Labor Day: 12AM Mon - 9AM Tues
  • Thanksgiving: 5PM Wed - 9AM Fri
  • Christmas Eve and Day: 5PM, Dec 24th - 9AM, Dec 26th

In the Media

SJ Q&A: Jim Newton, Founder of TechShop, (Sept. 19, 2016)

Inside TechShop San Jose: See the DIY tools of the local maker movement, Silicon Valley Business Journal

Do-it-yourself gadgets, inventions come to life at San Jose’s TechShop (VIDEO), Peninsula Press

Investment Opportunities

Become a part of TechShop's future! TechShop, Inc. is currently offering its Series B Preferred stock for sale to accredited investors. For information on investment opportunities with TechShop, visit or email us at

Access over $1 million worth of advanced machines and tools plus sophisticated design software for a low monthly fee. Become a TechShop member today!

We are always looking for talented people to join our team. See current job openings at TechShop San Jose and apply today!