Phone+49221596191057 (watch out, this is a German phone number for now!)
Postal Address57North Hacklab
Downstiars from Engage Gaming.
26 North Silver Street.
AB10 1RL.
Mailing List

For important announcements, you can subscribe to our announcements mailing list, and/or to engage in hacklab discussions you can subscribe to the discussion mailing list via the web interface.

For more details, see our mailing list pages on the wiki.

IRC Channel

When not in the space, the online meeting place is #57N on For more details, see our IRC pages on the wiki.

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Our entrance can be found on Skene Terrace via the fire escape between the Assembly Rooms and the steps up to North Silver Street. If you are not a member of the space but expect that someone is in, then either a doorbell will be attached to the left of the door frame or you can call the phone number listed above.

Transport Info


Bus routes that are handy for the space are 3, 3G, 12, N1, D1, 1a, 20, 11, 19, 23 (all Firstbus), 59, 35, 37 (stagecoach). Bus stops on Union street (music hall), Rosemount viaduct, Union terrace gardens and bridge street are all only 5 minutes walk from the space.


Aberdeen train station is about 10 minutes walk to the space, about 0.4 miles away.

Driving / Parking

Because of the city center location parking can sometimes be sub-optimal, but there is metered on-street parking on silver street and golden square, and often plenty of spaces in the Denburn multi-story car park.