New Orleans
Steamiest Places

This section includes local places likely to be of greatest interest to steampunks. You can think of it as a "Best of" section that features selected locations from the other sections. The term "steamiest" should be taken figuratively. You won't necessarily find steam-powered contraptions in all these places. Instead, these locations are rich in the elements that define steampunk: Victorian- or Edwardian-era technology, culture, history, personalities, oddities and so on.

Some descriptions in these listings are adapted from articles in Wikipedia under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. See the full descriptions for details.

Abita Springs, LA, USA

The Abita Mystery House is a roadside attraction in Abita Springs, Louisiana. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium is the largest free-standing American museum dedicated to insects. . .

Covington, LA, USA

Victorian-style tea room and British-themed gifts. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

LaLaurie Mansion was the home of Marie Delphine Macarty, who became infamous for torturing and likely murdering her household slaves. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

The Louisiana State Museum is a statewide system of landmarks and structures. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

The New Orleans Historic Voodoo Museum is situated between Bourbon and Royal Streets in the French Quarter. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

This museum occupies a former 19th century apothecary. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

Steampunk-inspired musical ensemble. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

A self-described "group for those in the New Orleans area who love all things Steampunk and Neo-Victorian. . ."

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