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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.

St. Louis, MO, USA

City Museum is a play house museum, consisting largely of repurposed architectural and industrial objects. . .

Greenville, IL, USA

This museum pays tribute to a company that manufactured prank devices used in lodge initiation rituals in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. . .

St. Louis, MO, USA

The Historic Aircraft Restoration Museum, located at Creve Coeur Airport near St Louis, is a museum dedicated to restoring and preserving historical aircraft. . .

St. Louis, MO, USA

The Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum houses an extensive collection of telephones manufactured from the 1900s through the 2000s. . .

St. Louis, MO, USA

The Missouri Civil War Museum opened in Jefferson Barracks County Park in 2013. . .

St. Louis, MO, USA

The National Museum of Transportation is a private, 42-acre transportation museum in Kirkwood, Missouri, outside St Louis. . .

St. Louis, MO, USA

The Old St Louis County Courthouse was built as a combination federal and state courthouse in St Louis, Missouri. . .

St. Louis, MO, USA

Samuel Cupples House is a historic mansion in St Louis, constructed from 1888 to 1890 by Samuel Cupples, a wealthy businessman. . .

Town and Country, MO, USA

"We like beer and we like a lot of different kinds of beer. . ."

St. Louis, MO, USA

Steampunks in St. Louis. . .

St. Louis, MO, USA

St. Louis Union Station was once the world's largest and busiest train station. . .

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