San Francisco Bay Area

This section includes zoos, aquariums and natural history museums in the San Francisco Bay 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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San Francisco, CA, USA

Aquarium of the Bay is a public aquarium located at Pier 39 in San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf. . .

San Mateo, CA, USA

CuriOdyssey, formerly Coyote Point Museum, is an experiential science and wildlife center for children and families. . .

Berkeley, CA, USA

The East Bay Vivarium in Berkeley sells snakes, lizards and various other reptiles, and the supplies to maintain and care for them. . .

San Jose, CA, USA

Happy Hollow Park & Zoo is a small zoo and amusement park in San Jose. . .

Oakland, CA, USA

The Oakland Museum of California is an interdisciplinary museum dedicated to the art, history, and natural science of California. . .

Oakland, CA, USA

Oakland Zoo is a 100-acre zoo located in southeastern Oakland. . .

Santa Rosa, CA, USA

Safari West is a renowned 400-acre private wildlife preserve located in Sonoma County, California. . .

San Francisco, CA, USA

The San Francisco Zoo is a 100-acre zoo located in the southwestern corner of San Francisco. . .

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