This section includes zoos, aquariums and natural history museums in the Orlando 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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Sanford, FL, USA

The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is a 116-acre attraction located north of Orlando near the city of Sanford. . .

Orlando, FL, USA

Discovery Cove is a theme park owned and operated by SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, located on the outskirts of Orlando, Florida. . .

Orlando, FL, USA

Disney's Animal Kingdom is the fourth of four theme parks built at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida. . .

Ponce Inlet, FL, USA

"The Marine Science Center offers a wide variety of programs and activities for children and adults throughout the year. . ."

Daytona Beach, FL, USA

The Museum of Arts and Sciences, often referred to as MOAS, is a museum in Daytona Beach, Florida. . .

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