Sacramento
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.

Grass Valley, CA, USA

Empire Mine State Historic Park is a state-protected mine and park in the Sierra Nevada Mountains in Grass Valley, California. . .

Folsom, CA, USA

Folsom Powerhouse State Historic Park is a historical site preserving an 1895 alternating current hydroelectric power station. . .

Sacramento, CA, USA

Gaming and hobby store. . .

Nevada City, CA, USA

The society operates four museums in California's Sierra Nevada foothills near Sacramento. . .

Sacramento, CA, USA

Old Sacramento State Historic Park is located within the Old Sacramento Historic District of Sacramento, California. . .

Ione, CA, USA

The Preston School of Industry, also known as Preston Castle, was formerly one of the oldest and best-known reform schools in the United States. . .

Sacramento, CA, USA

One of the most active steampunk groups in California. . .

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