A German theme park opens a new steampunk attraction with its own flying roller coaster
Here’s a new entry for your steampunk bucket list, at least when international travel restrictions are lifted. Rookburgh is a steampunk-styled area that recently opened at PhantasiaLand, a theme park in Brühl, Germany, near Cologne.
The Sol Katmandu Park & Resort in Mallorca, Spain will serve as inspiration for a possible animation series. The theme park combines fantasy, Himalayan, and steampunk influences.
The Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention has been postponed to 2022. More ominous is the news that convention venue Old Tucson has closed indefinitely due to COVID-19.
Universal Studios is planning a new Los Angeles-area location for The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen, the huge steampunk-themed eatery in Orlando.
Moody Gardens opened 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: An Interactive Adventure, an immersive experience that simulates an undersea voyage in a steampunk submarine.
“Daredevil Dive Flying Machines” are set to debut next summer at Six Flags Fiesta Texas in San Antonio.
The Herons’ Tree is the biggest project yet from the creators of Le Grand Éléphant in France
Photo Gallery: With its animatronic elephant and the Jules Verne Museum, Nantes is already a top tourist spot for steampunk enthusiasts. But the French city could become an even bigger draw after the 2022 opening of L’Arbre aux Hérons.
Erlebnispark Schloss Thurn in Nuremberg, Germany, opened Steampunk VR Scooter, which combines bumper car rides with a steampunk-themed virtual reality experience.
Old Tucson offers a unique setting for the Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention
Steampunk will meet the American Old West, with a dash of interstellar intrigue, as the Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention returns March 8-10 to Tucson, Arizona. It’s notable in part for its primary venue, a movie studio and theme park.
“ScreamPunk,” a new steampunk-themed area at Six Flags Over Georgia, will feature a 15-story-tall thrill ride dubbed “Pandemonium.”