Steamworks Gay Gym & Sauna in Seattle, WA

Author: 
Alexander Northman
Curator: 
Declan Goode
Steamworks has been providing men 18 years & older with a clean, comfortable and stylish place to meet other men, relax, workout and play 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for over 35 years.
 
Steamworks currently has clubs in Berkeley, Chicago, Seattle, Toronto, and Vancouver. Each club has its own distinctive personality that reflects its place in the local community – however the industrial design aesthetic is unmistakably Steamworks. It is this foundation through which we have created unique, truly masculine spaces.
 
Whether you are here hanging out, working out or making out, think of Steamworks as your free space on the game of life - a place where man2man interaction is not only accepted, but encouraged.
 
Ok, so the facilities are awesome and the place gets loads of hot men … but its more than just a pretty façade – Steamworks has a strong tradition of community leadership tackling the issues that impact our community such as: health and wellness, drug & alcohol abuse and HIV/STD education. In 1985, when the gay community was being ravaged by AIDS, Steamworks saw the need and opportunity to use their clubs also to help educate the community about HIV/AIDS. They created Steamworks Health Information and Education Programs (HIEP). 
 
So by now you’ve probably realized that this is not the dirty, dark baths of the old days. Steamworks runs clubs that are clean, well maintained and well outfitted with great equipment–the gyms, the hot tubs and saunas, the DJ booth and sound system, the digital video system with multiple channels of the best new releases and some vintage adult videos, the thoughtfully designed and appointed private rooms or the varied and truly imaginative play spaces.
 

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