Artists’ Open Day

You are invited to visit our space in Dublin 12 and find out what we can offer artists and designers.

Some of our members will be at the space to give a tour of our facilities and talk about what’s available and how it’s currently being used by creative practitioners. The tour will include our metal, wood, and digital-making facilities, and information about workshops, public events, and membership.

Ask us questions about facilities we have and how new equipment is added, and what kind of access and support you get when you become a member.

Tea & biscuits included.


  • Tuesday 21st May
  • 11.30 am – 1 pm


  • Tog Hackerspace
  • Unit 1B Motor City,
  • Kylemore Road,
  • Dublin 12,
  • D12 CF6V

Exploring Electronics Together: Join Us at TOG!

Embark on an exciting journey into the world of electronics with a Monday night watch along course.

Are you eager to explore electronics but unsure where to begin? Whether you’re a hobbyist tinkering with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, or sensors, or someone looking to refresh their electronics skills, this course is tailored just for you. Say goodbye to intimidating math-heavy lectures; our sessions prioritize hands-on learning and practical applications.

Led by Instructor Joe Gryniuk from Lake Washington Technical College, our course follows the engaging “Electronics 110” series available on YouTube. While there may be optional labs and coursework, the focus is on providing you with accessible, beginner-friendly content.

Join us every second Monday evening at 7 pm for an hour and a half session filled with discovery and learning. And don’t worry, it’s completely free to attend! Plus, we’ve got you covered with ample tools, parts, and equipment to kickstart your learning journey.

We are starting things off on Monday 22nd at 7 pm and then every two weeks after that.

Location: Tog Hackerspace

No need to RSVP—simply show up and dive in! And don’t forget, there’s ample free parking available and complimentary tea/coffee to keep you refreshed.

Ready to take the plunge? Let’s embark on this electrifying journey together!

If you are looking for something a bit more free form you are always welcome to visit our non-structured Electronics, Microcontroller and IOT Evening every other Monday.

Mechanical Keyboard Meetup

Get ready for an exciting gathering of mechanical keyboard aficionados at Tog Hackerspace on Saturday, April 20th, 2024, starting at 3 pm. Whether you’re a seasoned keyboard veteran or just dipping your toes into the world of mechanical switches, this meetup is for you!

Event Details:

  • Date: Saturday, April 20th, 2024
  • Time: 3:00 pm onwards
  • Twitter Handle: @tog_dublin
  • Address: Unit 1B Motor City, Kylemore Road, Dublin 12, D12 CF6V

If you would like to donate and support this meet up register through our Eventbrite page. Your generous donations will contribute to the success of future meetups and allow us to continue fostering a vibrant community of mechanical keyboard enthusiasts. A ticket is not required but it helps us plan.

TOG Hackerspace Turns 15: A Decade and a Half of Community

Celebrate a decade and a half of community at TOG Hackerspace as we mark our 15th birthday on Saturday, January 27th, at 7 pm. From humble beginnings in a hotel gathering, TOG has blossomed into a thriving community in Dublin, now comfortably settled in Motor City behind Mr Price on Kylemore Road.

Over the past 15 years, our hackerspace has witnessed the birth of countless projects—3D printers humming away, locks deftly picked off bridges, lasers meticulously crafted, tools tirelessly employed, and an abundance of Club Mate consumed. And, let’s not forget the unique tradition of knitting electronics and the presence of ducks—lots and lots of ducks.

Join us for a special birthday edition of our Open Social night at our fourth and current space. The festivities promise not only cake but also mouth-watering pizza straight from our oven. Expect the unexpected as we have a few surprises up our sleeves, showcasing the incredible diversity of projects born within our community.

Whether you’re a regular or a first-time visitor, we invite you to explore the wonders of our space in Motor City. We’ll gladly offer a grand tour, ensuring that something intriguing captures your interest. TOG is more than just a hackerspace; it’s a vibrant hub of creativity and innovation.

As we reflect on our journey so far, we invite you to join us in reminiscing about the projects we’ve accomplished and the exciting endeavours we have planned for the next 15 years. Pop in for a quick visit or stay the entire evening, soaking in the atmosphere of passion and collaboration.

Spread the word, bring your friends, and feel free to contribute to the festivities by bringing along beer, food, or your favourite gadgets. TOG is not just an event; it’s an experience, and we want you to be a part of it.

Whether you’re a seasoned maker or someone eager to learn, TOG welcomes you with open arms. Join us on this special night or at our regular free events, and discover the joy of hacking and making with both new and old technologies.

Don’t worry about parking; we’ve got plenty of free spaces available. Come celebrate with us, and let’s make this 15th birthday an unforgettable night of creativity, camaraderie, and shared memories!

Software / Hardware / Electronics Jam

Join us this Saturday at TOG Hackerspace for an exciting Software / Hardware / Electronics Jam from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM – the perfect way to kick off the new year and beat those January blues!

Whether you’re into software, hardware, or electronics, this jam is for you. Dive into your projects or explore new ideas – our space is equipped with a wide array of electronic components, tools, and test gear at your disposal.

Don’t have a specific project in mind? No problem! Feel free to drop by, mingle with fellow enthusiasts, and discover the exciting things others are working on. Expect enthusiasts from our Digital Systems Design Using Microcontrollers course, focusing on the RP2040 microcontroller, to be there to share and collaborate. Enjoy a relaxed atmosphere with plenty of tea, coffee, and snacks available throughout the day. Best of all, it’s a free event, but we welcome donations to support TOG, our non-profit space.

Don’t miss out on the chance to be part of this dynamic and creative gathering. See you at TOG Hackerspace this Saturday for an unforgettable Software / Hardware / Electronics Jam!

🕛 Date & Time: Saturday, January 6th, 2024 | 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM

📍 Location: TOG Hackerspace

Unleash the Clicks: Mechanical Keyboard Meetup Returns!

We’re thrilled to announce the return of our Mechanical Keyboard Meetup, set to take place on Saturday, November 25th, at the vibrant Tog Hackerspace. Following the resounding success of our previous event, we’re gearing up for another afternoon of clickety-clack excitement, keyboard exploration, and community building.

Event Details:

  • Date: Saturday, November 25th, 3 pm
  • Location: Tog Hackerspace
  • Address: Unit 1B Motor City, Kylemore Road, Dublin 12, D12 CF6V

What to Expect:

  1. Keyboard Showcase: Immerse yourself in the world of mechanical keyboards as enthusiasts showcase their prized setups. From custom builds to unique keycap designs, there’s something for every keyboard aficionado.
  2. Hands-On Experience: Bring your own keyboard or explore a variety of setups. Feel the switches, test the keycaps, and discover the artistry that goes into crafting these beloved typing companions.
  3. Knowledge Sharing: Engage in conversations with fellow enthusiasts. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a newcomer to the mechanical keyboard scene, there’s always something new to learn and share.

Why Attend:

  • Community Connection: Connect with like-minded individuals who share your passion for mechanical keyboards. Forge new friendships and expand your network within the keyboard enthusiast community.
  • Learning Opportunities: Discover the latest trends, mods, and innovations in the world of mechanical keyboards. From switch preferences to DIY keyboard projects, there’s a wealth of knowledge to uncover.

How to Participate:

To secure your spot at this exciting event, register through our Eventbrite page. Your generous donations will contribute to the success of future meetups and allow us to continue fostering a vibrant community of mechanical keyboard enthusiasts. A ticket is not required but it helps us plan.

Spread the Word:

Help us make this meetup even more spectacular by spreading the word! Share our event on social media, forums, and with anyone you think would love to join the mechanical keyboard extravaganza.

Follow Us:

Stay updated on all the latest details and sneak peeks leading up to the event by following us on Twitter.


Get ready to immerse yourself in the world of mechanical keyboards at the Tog Hackerspace Mechanical Keyboard Meetup! Let’s celebrate our shared passion, learn from each other, and make this gathering a memorable experience.

See you on November 25th for an afternoon of clicky keys, good vibes, and community camaraderie!