Minneapolis-St Paul

This section includes zoos, aquariums and natural history museums in the Twin Cities 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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St. Paul, MN, USA

Como Zoo was the first zoo established in Minnesota. . .

Apple Valley, MN, USA

The Minnesota Zoo is an AZA-accredited zoo in Apple Valley, Minnesota. . .

Bloomington, MN, USA

SEA LIFE Minnesota Aquarium is a public aquarium in the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota. . .

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