Dallas-Fort Worth

This section includes zoos, aquariums and natural history museums in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Why? Fantastical creatures in steampunk tales are often based on real ones. And some steampunk artists have used animal forms as inspiration for their work. The gear icon indicates locations likely to be of particular interest to steampunks.

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Dallas, TX, USA

The Dallas World Aquarium is a for-profit aquarium and zoo located in the West End Historic District of downtown Dallas. . .

Dallas, TX, USA

Dallas Zoo is a 106-acre zoo located in Marsalis Park 3 miles south of downtown Dallas. . .

Fort Worth, TX, USA

The Fort Worth Zoo is home to 5,000 native and exotic animals. . .

McKinney, TX, USA

The Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary includes hiking trails, wetlands, a two-acre native plant garden, a butterfly house, live animals, and indoor and outdoor exhibits. . .


Dallas, TX, USA

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science is a natural history and science museum in Dallas. . .

Grapevine, TX, USA

SEA LIFE Grapevine is an interactive aquarium located at Grapevine Mills in Grapevine, Texas. . .

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