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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.

Beaverton, OR, USA

This self-described "Steampunk Tea Room" is open by reservation only on weekends, and the waiting list is long. . .

McMinnville, OR, USA

The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum displays military and civilian aircraft and spacecraft. . .

Portland, OR, USA

This is a shop and museum of oddities, including items related to Bigfoot. . .

Portland, OR, USA

Old Portland Hardware & Architectural describes itself as "a showroom with 10,000 square feet of antique lighting, vintage hardware, stained glass windows, and a thousand other unusual finds. . ."

Newport, OR, USA

Coastal aquarium with a steampunk-themed exhibit. . .

Portland, OR, USA

The Oregon Maritime Museum is the home of the Portland, an operational steam-powered sternwheel tugboat. . .

Portland, OR, USA

The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is a science and technology museum in Portland, Oregon. . .

Portland, OR, USA

The Oregon Rail Heritage Center is a railway museum in Portland, Oregon. . .

Portland, OR, USA

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