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Uglich Hydropower Engineering Museum

ul. Spasskaja, d. 33, Uglich 152615, Russia
+7 485 322-40-66
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Very interesting

If you are in Uglich, it is interesting destination to see. You will see history of electrification... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Alexandre S
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Saint Johnsbury, Vermont
Huge Monument of Stalins period

Part of the plan on the Volga r iver creating 90 years ago the Uglich Reservoir and Hydro Electric... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
airport2015
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Jerusalem, Israel
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The Museum of Hydropower Engineering is situated near Uglich Hydroelectric Power Plant. The former two-floor NKVD administrative building of the 30-40th of the twentieth century was re-equipped for the museum. In July 2007 it was opened to the public. This museum was created as an attribute to the memory of those who contributed into the development of hydropower engineering and also to educate and to attract young generation to hydropower engineering. The exposition of the museum comprises three floors, 11 halls which deal with the hydropower engineering of Russia and the whole world, the most outstanding people, who contributed into the development of this sphere, the construction and principles of working of hydroelectric power plants, production and transmission of electricity, energy resources.
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2 Mar 2017
“Very interesting”
3 Aug 2016
“Huge Monument of Stalins period”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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ul. Spasskaja, d. 33, Uglich 152615, Russia
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

If you are in Uglich, it is interesting destination to see. You will see history of electrification of Russia.

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Reviewed 4 August 2016

Part of the plan on the Volga r iver creating 90 years ago the Uglich Reservoir and Hydro Electric station Floading big part of the area

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Reviewed 30 August 2013

amazing place , from outside it looks ok but inside it is a amazing scenery ,modern and very interesting about water ,world building dam, energy and many others topics on top , we had the chance to have a french speaking guide to be highly...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2013

Lots and lots of industry information - for both kids and grown-ups. You are not allowed into the plant, which is just next door, but the museum, or rather, information center provides enough info - history and current state.

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Reviewed 25 July 2012

on a tour of the Uglich hydroelectric museum, I was surprised to learn that one of the rooms is dedicated to the gulag prisoners who created the dam Tour group: optional tour provided by visiting cruise ship oh the river

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