Uglich Hydropower Engineering Museum, Uglich
(4.3/5 based on 180+ 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.
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  • A decent Museum. Big plus-cost of attendance includes guide service, which within hours and interesting detail tells the story of a domestic hydropower. Informative to both kids and adults.
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  • Poseljali Museum with children age 3 and 6 years old! Can't say that trehletke was all interesting, but sometimes that's what attracted his attention) and very educational for adults, but the information is very much, for once not usvoish')
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  • Prior to visiting the Museum thought that hydropower is boring-iron machine + documents + numbers ... BUT this museum has proved that this is not the case! A fascinating interactive exhibition, bright interesting booths, educational cartoon and plain and simple explanation Guide did visit a real adventure! Now we know about power plants and hydropower at all! While the main exhibit Uglich HYDROELECTRIC STATION right outside! All recommended!
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