TechShop San Jose

Contact Us

300 South 2nd Street
San Jose, CA 95113

(408) 916-4144


Group Events

Accounts & Customer Billing Information

General Manager
Raffie Colet

Location Update

SPRING 2016 -- TechShop San Jose has signed a letter of intent with building owner Saratoga Capital to occupy the roughly 20,000-square-foot space at 38 S. Second Street.

TechShop San Jose will be moving a couple of blocks from its current spot, which is up for sale. The move is currently scheduled for later Summer 2016.

About Us

Located at 300 South 2nd StreetTechShop 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.

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter or to get the latest on new and exciting happenings in our community.

Classes and Workshops

Choose from a variety of classes and workshops. See our monthly schedule and sign up here.
2013 Best of Silicon Valley - Best Place to Make a Spaceship

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.

Hours and Days of Operation

Effective February 15, 2016, TechShop San Jose will be open from 8AM - 2AM daily except for major holidays. Please check online for other stores' hours as times may vary.

Holiday Closure Schedule

  • New Year's Eve and Day: 5PM, Dec 31st - 8AM, Jan 2nd
  • Easter Sunday: 12AM Sun - 8AM Mon
  • Memorial Day: 12AM Mon - 8AM Tues
  • Fourth of July: 12AM, July 4th - 8AM, July 5th
  • Labor Day: 12AM Mon - 8AM Tues
  • Thanksgiving: 5PM Wed - 8AM Fri
  • Christmas Eve and Day: 5PM, Dec 24th - 8AM, Dec 26th

In the Media

Creative minds swarm San Jose's TechShop, Spartan Daily

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

TechShop, Inc. is currently offering its Series B Preferred stock for sale to accredited investors. To find out how you can become a part of TechShop's future, 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!