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Steamiest Places

This section includes local places likely to be of greatest interest to steampunks. You can think of it as a "Best of" section that features selected locations from the other sections. The term "steamiest" should be taken figuratively. You won't necessarily find steam-powered contraptions in all these places. Instead, these locations are rich in the elements that define steampunk: Victorian- or Edwardian-era technology, culture, history, personalities, oddities and so on.

Some descriptions in these listings are adapted from articles in Wikipedia under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. See the full descriptions for details.

Bloomfield Hills, MI, USA

The Cranbrook Educational Community consists of Cranbrook Schools, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Cranbrook Art Museum, Cranbrook Institute of Science and Cranbrook House and Gardens. . .

Detroit, MI, USA

Steampunk community in the Detroit area. . .

Wixom, MI, USA

Steampunk- and vampire-themed escape games. . .

Detroit, MI, USA

The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant is a museum and former factory in the Milwaukee Junction area of Detroit. . .

Dearborn, MI, USA

The Henry Ford is a large indoor and outdoor history museum complex in the Detroit suburb of Dearborn. . .

Farmington Hills, MI, USA

A collection of vintage automata, nickelodeons, music boxes, and coin-operated arcade machines. . .

Steampunk organization covering all of Michigan. . .

Detroit, MI, USA

A restaurant and bar in downtown Detroit with a retro-industrial/steampunk look. . .

Dearborn Heights, MI, USA

A distillery and bar in the Detroit suburbs with a gothic/medieval/steampunk vibe. . .

Utica, MI, USA

Craft beer served in a steampunk atmosphere. . .

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