TechShop San Francisco

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Contact Us

926 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

(415) 263-9161

Secondary Phone
(415) 996-9139


Group Events

Accounts & Customer Billing Information

Member Ambassador

General Manager
Ryan Spurlock,

Hours and Days of Operation

We are 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

TechShop San Francisco is located at 926 Howard Street, just one block from the Moscone Center, three blocks from the Powell Street BART station and six blocks from Union Square. The 17,000-square-foot facility has a private parking lot.

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 Francisco here. 

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 - 9, 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

Creating a new generation of makers at TechShop camp, SF Gate (May 6, 2016)

Inside TechShop, Your DIY Workshop To Build The Next Big Thing, Hoodline (April 19, 2016)

AMERICA'S GREATEST MAKERS DIGITAL CHANNEL EP. 110, America's Greatest Makers (VIDEO, March 9, 2016)

Step inside an inventor's playground, CNN - Mike Rowe's Somebody's Gotta Do It (VIDEO, Oct 9, 2015)

Inventors Paradise Is Coolest Spot in San Francisco, Bloomberg Business (VIDEO, April 26, 2015)

Best of the Bay 2011

Top 40 Coworking Spaces in the San Francisco Bay Area

(June 2016)

Best of San Francisco 2014
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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!

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