The MAC is open to the public Tuesday to Saturday. See our hours below or call 719-685-1861. Please contact us to schedule a tour, become a member, schedule a meeting or enjoy our galleries. 

Makerspace  Join Now!

Sign up in-person at the Manitou Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829

We are open Tuesday to Thursday 10 am to 6 pm and Friday & Saturday 10 am to 5 pm

Call: 719-685-1861      manager@manitouartcenter.org

Makerspace FAQs

How old do I have to be to join the makerspace?

  • 18 and over to use the makerspace independently
  • Under 18s must he accompanied, trained and certified by a parent/guardian

How do I learn to use the equipment?

    I have a project in mind, how will the MAC Staff  help me make it?

    • We will recommend online and in-person training classes
    • We will provide you with access to the equipment you need to practice your skills and make your project
    • We will help you find answers to your questions using online resources or connecting you with experts
    • We will create unique classes based on demand e.g. beginner's ceramics classes.

    Makerspace Options

    Monthly Fee 

    22hr daily access to the makerspace:

    $30pm Student

    $50pm Individual

    $75pm Family


    Library Card

    Access to makerspace during opening hours only:

    Tues-Thurs 10am-6pm

    Fri & Sat 10am-5pm


    Grant Funded

    available form April 1st-Dec 31st, 2021

    22hr daily access to the makerspace:

    Must qualify, attend once a month, participate in free training, Some tools are provided.


    Your Neighborhood Art Center for 32 Years

    Music, theatre, pottery, printmaking, and other loud, slightly dangerous, and intensely messy events happen here daily. Locals and tourists alike flock to our galleries, studios, exhibition space, and classrooms.  Our spacious facilities can also accommodate events, conferences and offices. experiences are unlimited - how will you enjoy the MAC?

    Please take note of our new hours:

    Hours: Tuesday to Thursday 10am to 6pm, Friday and Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sunday and Monday CLOSED

    Address: 513/515 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829 

    Phone: (719) 685-1861 

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