TechShop Mid Peninsula (formerly Menlo Park)

Contact Us

345 Shoreway Rd
San Carlos, CA 94070

(The old Hatcher Press building, just off the Holly Exit on 101)

Toll Free
1(800) 640-1975

(650) 521-9027


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General Manager
Raffie Colet


Relocation News!

We have signed a letter of intent for a 10-year lease for a permanent TechShop Mid-Peninsula location in Redwood City.

This facility is just off US 101 and is almost exactly halfway between our San Jose and San Francisco locations. 

Schedule for the move with adjusted hours of operation:

December 31st @ 5PM TechShop Mid-Peninsula to close per usual holiday schedule. We will remain closed during move to new location.

January 9th Pizza Party for members to view the new space! Address of space and more details to come once lease is final.

January 10th Projected reopening of TechShop MP, at Redwood City location. 

We will make every effort to minimize downtime of the MP location; nevertheless, there will be several days of closure. As a reminder, please make use of our San Jose and San Francisco shops, which will be ready to help our MP members access all of the resources needed.

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We look forward to starting the new year in a new, permanent space that reflects the spirit of our maker community!

About Us

TechShop is 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, TechShop offers space to make, and the support and camaraderie of a community of makers.

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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.

Hours and Days of Operation

TechShop is open 9AM to midnight seven days a week. So that our staff and instructors may enjoy time with their families and friends, we are closed on the following holidays:

In the Media

Opening up creativity: TechShop provides high-tech manufacturing equipment, promotes innovation, Daily Journal (08/19/2014)

Menlo Park loses an innovation space as TechShop relocates to San Carlos, Peninsula Press (12/13/2013)

TechShop: Democratizing Manufacturing and Creating Personal Industrial Revolutions, Techonomy (09/26/13)

Silicon Valley's TechShop is a tinkerer's paradise, Mercury News (04/23/2010)

Investment Opportunities

Become a part of TechShop's future! 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 Mid Peninsula and apply today!

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