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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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Fabrication Services/Makerspaces

3D Hubs - Bridgeport

Bridgeport, CT, USA

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

3D Hubs - Hartford

Hartford, CT, USA

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

3D Hubs - New Haven

New Haven, CT, USA

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

3D Hubs - Stamford

Stamford, CT, USA

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

3D Hubs - Waterbury

Waterbury, CT, USA

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

CT Hackerspace

Watertown, CT, USA

This member-supported makerspace includes a 3D printer, CNC wood router, CNC engraver, electronics workbench, Arduino station, etc. . .

MakeHaven

New Haven, CT, USA

MakeHaven offers membership-based access to 3D printers other fabrication equipment. . .

MakerSpace - The Westport Library

Westport, CT, USA

The Westport Library houses a makerspace providing public access to 3D printers. . .

MakerspaceCT

West Hartford, CT, USA

This Hartford-area makerspace is slated to open in 2018. . .

Makexyz 3D Printing - Hartford

Hartford, CT, USA

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

Rippowam Labs

Stamford, CT, USA

Rippowam Labs is a member-supported makerspace serving Fairfield County. . .

Wilton Library - Innovation Station

Wilton, CT, USA

This makerspace includes a 3D printer, die-cutter, soldering stations and computers with digital media software. . .

Galleries

Artists’ Market

Norwalk, CT, USA

Artists’ Market is an art gallery and framing workshop. . .

Carol and Company

Collinsville, CT, USA

"The gallery represents craft and jewelry artists from all over North America, and features the work of owner, Carol Ackerman," the website says. . .

Gilded Lily Gallery

Milford, CT, USA

Gilded Lily is a gallery co-owned by photographer Barry Gordon and multi-media artist Rosemary Celon-Gordon. . .

Museums

Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Ridgefield, CT, USA

The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum is a contemporary art museum located in Ridgefield, Connecticut. . .

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Barker Character Comic and Cartoon Museum

Cheshire, CT, USA

The Barker Character, Comic and Cartoon Museum holds a large collection of memorabilia, novelties and ephemera. . .

Bruce Museum of Arts and Science

Greenwich, CT, USA

The Bruce Museum has art and natural history exhibition space. . .

Fairfield University Art Museum

Fairfield, CT, USA

The Fairfield University Art Museum, formerly the Bellarmine Museum of Art, is an art museum located on the campus of Fairfield University in Fairfield, Connecticut. . .

Florence Griswold Museum

Old Lyme, CT, USA

The Florence Griswold Museum is an art museum in Old Lyme, Connecticut. . .

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

New London, CT, USA

The Lyman Allyn Art Museum houses the most significant art collection in Southeastern Connecticut. . .

Mattatuck Museum

Waterbury, CT, USA

The Mattatuck Museum is a cultural institution in Waterbury, Connecticut. . .

New Britain Museum of American Art

New Britain, CT, USA

The New Britain Museum of American Art in New Britain, Connecticut, was founded in 1903. . .

Silvermine Guild Art Center

New Canaan, CT, USA

The Silvermine Guild Art Center includes an artist guild, art galleries, gift shop and art school. . .

Slater Memorial Museum

Norwich, CT, USA

The J F Slater Memorial Museum is a historic building and art museum in Norwich, Connecticut. . .

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

Hartford, CT, USA

The Wadsworth Atheneum is an art museum in Hartford, Connecticut. . .

William Benton Museum of Art

Storrs, CT, USA

The William Benton Museum of Art is a public fine arts museum located on the University of Connecticut's main campus. . .

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Witch's Dungeon Classic Movie Museum

Bristol, CT, USA

The Witch's Dungeon Classic Movie Museum in Bristol, Connecticut is a collection of figures of classic movie monsters. . .

Yale Center for British Art

New Haven, CT, USA

The Yale Center for British Art houses the largest and most comprehensive collection of British art outside the United Kingdom. . .

Yale University Art Gallery

New Haven, CT, USA

The Yale University Art Gallery houses a significant and encyclopedic collection of art. . .

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