TeenHQ: Teen Center

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Be You at TeenHQ

TeenHQ is the teen center headquarters located at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library in downtown San Jose. It is a place designed exclusively by and for teens in middle and high school.

This teen dream hub provides the best environment for innovation to flourish. At TeenHQ, you can be you!


150 E San Fernando St., San José, CA 95112

Elizabeth Nolan
Elizabeth Nolan


Monday 9 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday 9 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday 9 AM - 8 PM
Thursday 9 AM - 8 PM
Friday 9 AM - 6 PM
Saturday 10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday 1 PM - 5 PM

  Holiday Closures

TeenHQ Gamer Lounge

Hang out with your friends and play some video games.

TeenHQ Makerspace

Space with manufacturing equipment for teens to create and design custom products.

TeenHQ Recording Studio

Private recording booth and mixing boards where music can be produced, recorded, edited and saved.

TeenHQ Hangout

The best place in the TeenHQ to chat, read a book, and kickback and relax in the library

Attend Events

Games & Fun

Board games and other fun activities just for teens at TeenHQ.

Makerspace Training

Learn to use the 3D printer, laser cutter, sewing machine or other equipment in the TeenHQ Makerspace.

Virtual Reality

Try out our Oculus Rift headset and Touch Controllers.