Uglich Hydropower Engineering Museum, Uglich

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Learn about hydroelectricity and the construction of a major dam by Gulag prisoners at Uglich Hydropower Engineering Museum. The museum outlines the hydropower plant and provides information about the history of the local dam, along with an exhibit devoted to the prisoners who built it. Featuring large, interactive screens to teach you about how hydroelectric plants work and the various equipment used in them, the museum also offers tours geared for people of all ages. Tours are offered in English, provided an English-speaking guide is available; call prior to arrival to check. Plan to visit Uglich Hydropower Engineering Museum during your Uglich vacation using our convenient Uglich itinerary planner.
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  • If you are in Uglich, it is interesting destination to see. You will see history of electrification of Russia.  more »
  • 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  more »
  • 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 ha...  more »
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  • Liked the Museum. Good guide, well everything explains. Very clean and well maintained. Good and beautifully equipped with display stands. Claes. Recommend children and adults.
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  • Really liked the Museum! Interesting and informative! And very modern! For two hundred rubles you have hour excursion, at the end of which are watching film and cartoon about HPP.
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  • A beautiful museum that tells about the work and history of hydropower in Russia and all over the world. Many interactive exhibits. I think that this place is necessary for the visit, especially with children.
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  • Will be in Uglich-be sure to take a tour! Very interesting and pozgavatel'no ... surprisingly very advanced Museum!)
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  • Very interesting, modern Museum. The staff were friendly and helpful.
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