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Join Us on the Maker[Space]Ship

With its collection of maker equipment and robotics, including a 3D printer, laser & vinyl cutter, a robot petting zoo, and a full suite of laptops, the Maker[Space]Ship provides the perfect way to blast off into STEM orbit!


Since it's launch in December 2016, the Maker[Space]Ship has brought high quality maker and tech related programs and experiences to 34,000 San Jose residents in all neighborhoods of the City!

Invite the Maker[Space]Ship to Visit

Blast off with the Maker[Space]Ship by requesting a visit to your school, camp, event, or other location. Available for San Jose schools, nonprofits, and other community organizations. All materials and equipment will be provided.

Request a Visit

Have something that you'd like to teach with the Maker[Space]Ship? Let us know about what you'd like to share with the community!

Propose a Program

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Support Us

Support the Maker[Space]Ship through the SJPL Foundation. Please select "Other" and write "Maker[Space]Ship" in the "Where to Give" section:

Learn More

Makerspace Guide Book

Makerspace Guide Book (PDF, 3.47 MB) - for librarians and educators looking to create their own mobile makerspace or expand their STEAM programming.

Virtual Tour