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COVID-19 NOTICE: We are open with protocols in place to keep everyone healthy and safe. Operating Hours are — Tuesday: 12pm-9pm / Wednesday: 12pm-9pm / Thursday: 12pm-9pm / Friday: 12pm-10pm / Saturday: 10am-10pm / Sunday: 10am-6pm / Monday: CLOSED

HOURS OF OPERATION:

Tuesday: 12pm-9pm / Wednesday: 12pm-9pm / Thursday: 12pm-9pm / Friday: 12pm-10pm / Saturday: 10am-10pm / Sunday: 10am-6pm / Monday: CLOSED

IN CASE OF INCLEMENT WEATHER:

Check our website homepage or Facebook for updates for possible changes to our hours of operation, or contact the shop floor at 860-619-6251.

LOCATION:

Main Entrance: 36 Talcott Street, Hartford, CT 06103

Direct Access via the Talcott Street Entrance: 

Please enter MakerspaceCT via the Talcott Street entrance. Approximate GPS location: 36 Talcott Street, Hartford, CT 06103Look for the MakerspaceCT sign under the cooper footbridge. The door is unlocked during our regular business hours. Members may swipe their ID card to enter the building. Non-members and visitors: please call the shop floor at 860-619-6251 if you need assistance entering the building.

Entering via the Market Street Entrance: Take the escalator or elevator up one level to Level TS (Talcott Street). Access to this entrance is limited to weekdays before 5pm. Please note that the entrance is locked on Saturdays and Sundays, but a security guard is on site and can buzz you in).

Main Street Entrance: (PLEASE NOTE: THIS ENTRANCE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO OUR LANDLORD'S COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS)


PARKING & ARRIVAL INFO

METERED ON-STREET PARKING - $2 Hourly (Weekdays before 6pm):

  • On-street Parking is metered in Hartford on weekdays before 6pm. The hourly rate is $2. Please read street signs carefully to confirm that you are parked in a legal spot.

FREE ON-STREET PARKING (Evenings and Weekends):

  • On-street Parking is free in Hartford on weekdays after 6pm and all day on Saturday and Sunday, please read street signs carefully to confirm that you are parked in a legal spot.

DISCOUNT PARKING: $3.00

Evenings/Weekends only!

MakerspaceCT offers discount $3 parking at the MAT Garage on Church Street. The entrance is between Hartford Stage (50 Church St.) and the Stilts building (20 Church St.). Click here to view on Google Maps. You can also enter the garage at 55 South Chapel Street.

The discount is available weekdays after 5:00 pm and all day Saturdays and Sundays.

Instructions:

  • Park in the MAT Garage anytime after 5pm on weekdays or anytime on Saturday or Sunday.
  • Visit https://makerspacect.com/park
  • Purchase “$3 Garage Parking” (link on this page) using your MakerspaceCT Account
  • Show MakerspaceCT Shop staff your purchase confirmation
  • Staff will give you a Parking Voucher
  • Please note: Parking Vouchers are only valid on the day that you receive them from the Shop Manager.


ADDITIONAL PAID PARKING OPTIONS:

- Morgan Street Garage ($5 flat rate evenings/weekends; hourly rates on weekdays) [Visit Website] [View On Google Maps]
- Morgan Street Lot: ($10 flat rate 24/7) [Visit Website] [View On Google Maps]



BIKE TO MAKERSPACECT!

If you ride your bicycle to MakerspaceCT, you are welcome to roll the bike in to our Talcott Street entrance and park it in the locker room near our front entrance. Consult with our shop staff if you need help finding a safe place to stash your bike. What ever you do, we do not advise parking your bike outside!

TAKE PUBLIC PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION -- IT'S EASY!

MakerspaceCT is within a 5-10 minute walk from...

- All CTtransit Hartford-area bus routes and CTfastrak
- Union Station with rail connections via CTrail Hartford Line and Amtrak, as well as intercity bus line service by Peter Pan and Greyhound.


OTHER TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS:

MakerspaceCT is accessible via LINK electric scooters, Arrow Cab, Uber and Lyft! Click below to learn more...





Please note: Holiday 2021 schedule:

Sun, Apr 4, 2021: CLOSED EASTER SUNDAY

Sun, Jul 4, 2021: CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY

Wed, Nov 24, 2021: Closing at 5:00 p.m.

Thu, Nov 25, 2021: CLOSED FOR THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

Fri, Dec 24, 2021: Closing at 5:00 p.m.

Sat, Dec 25, 2021: CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY

Fri, Dec 31, 2021: Closing at 5:00 p.m.

Sat, Jan 1, 2022: CLOSED FOR NEW YEAR'S DAY


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