Philadelphia
Arts and Crafts

This section includes local art schools, art museums, galleries, 3D fabrication services and makerspaces. Museums and galleries are included because they can be sources of creative inspiration even if their exhibitions don't fall within the steampunk category. The gear icon indicates locations likely to be of particular interest to steampunks.

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Art Education

Moore College of Art Design

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Moore College of Art & Design is an independent college of art and design in Philadelphia. . .

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts is a museum and art school in Philadelphia. . .

The University of the Arts

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The University of the Arts is a university of visual and performing arts in Philadelphia. . .

Art Museums

Barnes Foundation

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Barnes Foundation is an American educational art and horticultural institution with locations in Lower Merion, Pennsylvania, and Logan Square, Philadelphia. . .

Brandywine River Museum of Art

Chadds Ford, PA, USA

The Brandywine River Museum is a museum of regional and American art in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, on the banks of the Brandywine Creek. . .

The Center for Art in Wood

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Center for Art in Wood is an American educational wood art institution in Philadelphia. . .

Delaware Art Museum

Wilmington, DE, USA

The Delaware Art Museum in Wilmington, Delaware, holds a collection of more than 12,000 objects. . .

Fabric Workshop and Museum

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Fabric Workshop and Museum is a non-profit arts organization in Philadelphia. . .

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Fisher Fine Arts Library

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Furness Library is notable for its Victorian-era architecture. . .

Glencairn Museum

Bryn Athyn, PA, USA

Glencairn is a castle-like mansion in Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania, that was home to the Pitcairn family for more than 40 years. . .

James A. Michener Art Museum

Doylestown, PA, USA

The James A Michener Art Museum is a private, non-profit museum in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. . .

Moravian Pottery and Tile Works

Doylestown, PA, USA

The Moravian Pottery & Tile Works is a "working history" museum in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. . .

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Philadelphia Museum of Art

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Philadelphia Museum of Art is among the largest art museums in the United States. . .

Rodin Museum

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Rodin Museum is an art museum in Philadelphia that contains the largest collection of sculptor Auguste Rodin's works outside Paris. . .

Wharton Esherick Museum

Paoli, PA, USA

Wharton Esherick Studio was the studio of the craftsman-artist Wharton Esherick , in Malvern, Pennsylvania. . .

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library

Winterthur, DE, USA

Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library is an American estate and museum in Winterthur, Delaware. . .

Woodmere Art Museum

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Woodmere Art Museum has a collection of paintings, prints, sculpture and photographs focusing on artists from the Delaware Valley. . .

Fabrication Services/Makerspaces

3D Hubs - Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA, USA

3D Hubs is a website that provides access to 3D printing services around the world. . .

CreateSpace@MFL

Lima, PA, USA

CreateSpace is a program sponsored by the Middletown Free Library that offers public access to 3D printers. . .

hive76

Philadelphia, PA, USA

hive76 describes itself as "a group of hackers, DIYers, and Makers that tear things apart and put them together in new ways. . ."

Makexyz 3D Printing - Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Makexyz is a website that provides access to independent 3D printing services around the world. . .

NextFab

Philadelphia, PA, USA

NextFab describes itself as "a network of membership-based makerspaces. . ."

NextFab - Wilmington

Wilmington, DE, USA

NextFab describes itself as "a network of membership-based makerspaces. . ."

Philadelphia Woodworks

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Philadelphia Woodworks is a membership-based woodshop in Manayunk. . .

Venture Laser

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Venture Laser offers laser cutting and engraving services. . .

Fashion/Textile Museums

Robert and Penny Fox Historic Costume Collection

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Robert and Penny Fox Historic Costume Collection houses more than 14,000 items. . .

Galleries

Diving Cat Studio Gallery

Phoenixville, PA, USA

This gallery features works by more than 200 artists. . .

Langman Gallery

Willow Grove, PA, USA

Langman describes itself as "a distinctive collection of American crafts and fine art. . ."

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