TechShop Detroit

Contact Us

800 Republic Drive
Allen Park, MI 48101

(313) 583-3831


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General Manager
Will Brick

About Us

Ford and TechShop, Inc. have come together in a collaborative effort for this TechShop location in the Detroit area. We welcome all innovators, from backyard tinkerers to software engineers, to use our resources and bring an idea to life or invent the next big thing in automotive technology.

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

Located at 800 Republic Drive, adjacent to Ford's Dearborn product development campus, TechShop Detroit is a 33,000-plus-square-foot facility with a large parking lot and close access to freeways. It is next door to the Detroit Lions practice facility.

TechShop is a community-based workshop and prototyping studio on a mission to democratize access to the tools of innovation. The facility 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. Check out our monthly schedule and sign up here.

Tours and Virtual Tours

You can now head over to Google and take a virtual 360° walkthrough tour of our facilities.

While that's super awesome, there's nothing quite like the real thing. You can always come on in and take a FREE tour in person. Tours are offered 7 days a week and every half hour from 10AM to 9PM. No reservation required.

Hours and Days of Operation

Effective February 15, 2016, TechShop Detroit will be open from 9AM - midnight, 7 days a week, except for major holidays. Please check online for other stores' hours as times may vary.

Holiday Closure Schedule

In the Media

Free program to train job seekers for manufacturing careersSan Francisco Chronicle (Aug 7, 2016)

Six Ways to Keep Kids Engaged in STEM This Summer, Automation Alley (June 22, 2016)

TechShop Detroit Plans Programs to Introduce Kids to STEAM Careers, Xconomy (June 8, 2016)

Making Good: How Makers and Teachers Helped Two Schools Get New Furniture, Popular Mechanics

D.I.Y. Detroit: A Hands-On Approach to Fixing the Auto Industry, The New York Times

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 Detroit and apply today!