Uglich Hydropower Engineering Museum, Uglich

(4.4/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
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.
map
Create a full Uglich itinerary

Plan your trip to Uglich

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Surprisingly, the Museum was very interesting. Visit only with a guide, but it's not minus and plus. Will definitely recommend to visit when traveling in Uglich.
    View original
  • An excellent museum with magnificent excursion. During the excursion will pass all the way from the beginning of the formation of hydropower. Recommend to visit.
    View original
  • If you are in Uglich, it is interesting destination to see. You will see history of electrification of Russia.  more »