This section includes zoos, aquariums and natural history museums in the Puget Sound 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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Seattle, WA, USA

The Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture is a natural history museum in Seattle. . .

Tacoma, WA, USA

The Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium is a combined zoo and aquarium in Tacoma, Washington. . .

Seattle, WA, USA

The Seattle Aquarium is a public aquarium located on Pier 59 on the Elliott Bay waterfront in Seattle. . .

Seattle, WA, USA

Woodland Park Zoo is a zoological garden in the Phinney Ridge neighborhood of Seattle. . .

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