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Contact Us

2110-B Crystal Dr.
Arlington, VA 22202

(703) 302-8780

Email (Classes, Accounts & Billing)

Member Ambassador & General Inquiries
Steve Davis

General Manager
Gadsden Merrill

About Us

Located on Crystal Drive in the center of Crystal City’s Main Street, we are ready to help you build your dreams.

We are a community-based workshop and prototyping studio on a mission to democratize access to the tools of innovation. Packed with cutting-edge tools, equipment, and computers loaded with design software featuring the Autodesk Design Suite, we offer the space to make, and the support and camaraderie of a community of makers.

TechShop DC-Arlington is made possible by a continued partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs Center for Innovation (VACI) and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).

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Crystal City map

Classes and Workshops

Choose from more than 50 different classes and workshops. Check out our monthly schedule and sign up here.


Parking in the Crystal City garages off of Crystal Drive is free after 4PM on weekdays and all day on weekends. Across the street on Crystal Drive, parking garages are $6/hour until 4PM. There is also metered parking on the street, which is free after 6PM

Hours and Days of Operation

Effective February 15, 2016, TechShop DC-Arlington will be open from 8AM - 2AM daily except for major holidays. Please check online for other stores' hours as times may vary. Tours take place every hour on the hour from 10:00AM to 9:00PM.

Holiday Closure Schedule

In the Media

Neighborhood Guide: Arlington - What To Do, Washingtonian (Jan. 15, 2016)

TechShop Opens in Crystal City, ARLnow (April 22, 2014)

TechShop DC-Arlington Opens in Crystal City, Tech.Co - Washington DC (April 16, 2014)

Office Envy: Be the Next Million-Dollar Idea to Come Out of TechShop [Photos], DC Inno (April 11, 2014)

With TechShop, the maker movement begins its rise in Washington, The Washington Post (April 6, 2014)

Investment Opportunities

Learn how YOU can be a significant part of TechShop's future by investing in TechShop DC-Arlington or TechShop, Inc. Click here or email us at to find out more.

Buy a membership

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 DC-Arlington and apply today!