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hack·er·space /ˈhakərˌspās/

noun. A hackerspace is a community-operated workspace where people with common interests, often in computers, machining, technology, science, digital art or electronic art, can meet, socialize and collaborate. (Wikipedia)

Hours of Operation
Tuesday10am - 8pm
Wednesday10am - 8pm
Thursday10am - 8pm
Friday10am - 9pm
Saturday12pm - 9pm
Sunday12pm - 7pm
Sorry, we're closed right now.
Extended hours available on request.
Keyholder members have 24/7 access.

Root Access Membership Drive


Root Access is a community-supported organization. We rely on memberships to sustain the space so we can keep doing awesome things for Fresno's tech community.

Our goal is 100 members.

Join us today! Support your local hackerspace!

Check out our events!


  • March 24, 2018
  • 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Meetup / No cost!

Get a taste of DEFCON, the worlds largest hacker convention, right here in the Central Valley! We cover topics like computer security, physical security, net neutrality, digital rights, and much more.


  • March 27, 2018
  • 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Meetup / No cost!

Fresno-Python's mission is to foster a welcoming and diverse community of Python developers and promote the use of the Python programming language in the Central Valley. People of all skill levels are welcome; if you are interested in Python, we'd love to have you join us!

Intro to Linux

  • April 4, 2018
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Workshop / No cost!

Learn how to Linux! Linux is a set of free and open-source operating systems built around the Linux kernel. We'll cover things like how Linux differs from Windows and MacOS, how to install Linux, and using the command line interface.

Check out other upcoming events


  • By Derek Payton
  • Nov. 1, 2017, 11:30 a.m.
  • News

Root Access is now on Slack!

Hackerspace Halloween

Root Access provides all sorts of useful tools for making Halloween costumes. Check out what some of our members have done.

Fresno.py: MicroPython

  • By Derek Payton
  • Oct. 21, 2017, 10 p.m.
  • Events

We're hosting FresnoPython, and they'll be talking a bit about MicroPython!

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