Shire City Sanctuary is the Berkshires first makerspace. Plenty of clean, connected common space AND full outfitted with screenprinting and commercial sewing equipment. The makerspace can accommodate large projects and is conducive to collaborative ventures.

Space Usage EditEdit Space Usage

Permitted Uses Class, Meeting, Studio Art, Photo Shoot
Disciplines Visual Art
Restrictions On Use None specified


COLORED BLOCKS = NOT AVAILABLE Click on open time blocks to create a space request.
Space requests must be at least 2 days in advance.

Booking Policies EditEdit Booking Policies

How To Book

Email or call 413.236.9600 for membership information, or visit: for more details. Daily and monthly memberships available.

Hours Of Operation Studio access for monthly members is 24 hours, 7 days a week. Daily access is 11-7 Tuesday through Saturday, closed Sundays and Mondays.
Rental Policy Rental policies can be found online at
Cancellation Policy None specified
Allows Last Minute Reservations true
Booking Requirements Full payment, Membership
Personnel Available at Time of Rental On site manager
Personnel Available at Time of Performance None specified
Payment Types Cash, Check, Credit card
Options Cross-promotion opportunities
Other Allowed Activities Street shoes

Features EditEdit Features

Space Dimensions 2000.0 sqft
Space Features Heated, Grid, Industrial sink, commercial washer/dryer
Technology Cell service, Internet access, WiFi
Flooring Stone
Stage Configuration None specified
Stage Dimensions None specified
Seating Capacity
Seating Arrangement None specified

Equipment EditEdit Equipment

Lighting Fluorescent, Natural lighting/windows
Furniture Chairs, Tables, Ladder
Artist Amenities Telephone in space
Instruments And Accessories None specified
Audio None specified
Video Film Digital projector
Studio Arts Printing, Photography, screen printing tables, screens, squeegees and drying racks, uv light table, wash-out station commercial sewing machines and sergers, dress forms, clicker press, commercial washer/dryer 3D printer

Accessibility Accessibility_active EditEdit Accessibility

Parking Street parking, Free garage/lot parking
Accessibility None specified
Audience Services Restrooms
Miscellaneous None specified

Rates EditEdit Rates

Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
Class $35 - - $150
Meetings $35 $35 - $150
Studio Arts $35 $35 - $150
Photo Shoots - - - -

Non-Profit Rates

Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
Class $35 - - $150
Meetings $35 $35 - $150
Studio Arts $35 $35 - $150
Photo Shoots - - - -

Member Rates

Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
Class $35 - - $150
Meetings $35 $35 - $150
Studio Arts $35 $35 - $150
Photo Shoots - - - -

This space was last updated on Monday, January 04, 2016 at 11:40AM