Hewlett Packard Garage

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Dirk Riehle

The proverbial garage of "two guys in a garage" does exist. The original HP Garage can still be found at 367 Addison Avenue in Palo Alto. It is the place where Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard started Hewlett Packard.

In the front yard of the house with the HP garage is a plaque, the Birthplace Plaque, declaring this garage the birthplace of Silicon Valley.

Here is a link to a map: (Note: neither the contributor nor this web site endorses Map Quest)


Here is another link to Google Maps, where you can click on Satellite to get an aerial view of the place.


Last edited September 17, 2006. (This wiki tags URLs with nofollow.)

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