. . . at least in spirit, as the Hiller Aviation Museum hosts a Steampunk Extravaganza
San Francisco-area steampunks gathered July 13 amid historic aircraft for a Steampunk Extravaganza hosted by the Hiller Aviation Museum in San Carlos, Calif. The event commemorated the 150th anniversary of the Hermes Jr. Avitor airship.
A new exhibit is set on a fictional 19th century submarine populated with steampunk inventions
Photo Gallery: Steampunk is meeting the ocean depths — or at least a reasonable facsimile — at Seapunk: Powered by Imagination, a new exhibit at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport. It opened on May 25 and runs through December 2020.
Life Imagined - The Art and Science of Automata at Science Museum Oklahoma features vintage automata along with kinetic works by contemporary artists.
Makers, horologists, costumes and musical guests are on tap at the NAWCC Clockwork Festival
Steampunk will meet the art and science of horology as the first-ever NAWCC Clockwork Festival takes place on Saturday, April 13, at the NAWCC National Clock and Watch Museum in Columbia, Pennsylvania.
This juried art exhibition is tied to the Morris Museum’s Murtogh D. Guinness Collection
The Morris Museum in Morristown, New Jersey plans a March 15 opening for “Simply Steampunk,” a juried exhibition featuring 18 kinetic sculptures by 12 artists. Running through August 11, it’s the second installment in the “Cache of Kinetic Art” series.
Flights of Fancy in New York’s Hudson Valley is a steampunk event with an aerial twist
Steampunks will take to the skies as Flights of Fancy returns to the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome in Red Hook, New York, on Saturday, Sept. 29. The event will include biplane rides along with a “History of Flight Air Show” and other activities.
Part Three of our steampunk tour takes us to Sunnyvale, Mountain View and Palo Alto
Photo Gallery: Amid the office parks and corporate campuses, you can find monuments to inventions of old: The airship hangars of Moffett Field, Victorian tech in the Computer History Museum, the mechanical wonders of MOAH.
The San Jose attraction includes the Egyptian Museum and forthcoming Alchemy Museum
Photo Gallery: In a quiet San Jose neighborhood, not far from the offices of high-tech titans, you can find curious travelers gazing at Egyptian antiquities and the tools of medieval alchemists. Those are some of the sights at Rosicrucian Park.
A steampunk tour of San Jose, home to Winchester Mystery House and other attractions
Photo Gallery: San Jose may be the hub of Silicon Valley, but it also has its share of Victorian-era history with some eccentric twists, most notably the architectural oddities of the Winchester Mystery House. But that’s not all.
An automotive museum brings steampunk-inspired art cars and other works to San Diego
Whether by land, sea or airship, steampunks have good reason to travel to Southern California this summer and fall as the San Diego Automotive Museum hosts “Steampunk with a Retro Twist,” an exhibition that runs through October 7.