900 N. Ashley Drive, 3rd Floor, Tampa, FL 33602

THE HIVE is a 10,000 sq. ft. public community innovation center and makerspace located in the John F. Germany Public Library. 

The HIVE Welcome DeskRecording Studio

Art Center


About the HIVE

 Activities and services offered in THE HIVE emphasize the following areas:

  • Creativity - using technology, artistry, construction, design and modeling to generate innovative ideas and results.
  • Collaboration - fostering an atmosphere that allows the public to work together toward new projects.
  • Coworking - supporting entrepreneurs, new businesses and start-ups by providing resources and neutral meeting ground for the exchange of ideas.

THE HIVE is not a traditional quiet library space. Expect a buzz of activity when you are visiting!