Vinnytsia Water Tower, Vinnytsia

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The Vinnytsia water tower is a landmark of the city of Vinnytsia constructed in 1912 and located on European Square. It has served as a museum since 1985 and was listed as a cultural monument of local importance on February 17, 1983.
The tower was built in 1912, when the water pipe system was laid out in Vinnytsia. The tower doubled as a fire observation point. The architect was Grigory Artynov. The water was taken from the Southern Bug River and then distributed around the city center.
In 1920, the building stopped functioning as a water tower. During World War II it served as an observation tower, and after the war, it was converted into a residence. In 1985, it was transferred to Vinnytsia Regional Museum. First, it hosted an exposition on the history of the October Revolution and World War II. In 1993, an exposition devoted to the Soviet war in Afghanistan was added.
The tower has seven floors and is 28m high. It is made of brick.
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  • The tower is down. It is located as a historical landmark. Square in the park area. Nearby (across the street) there is a shopping mall, you can drink a cup of hot tea and warm up on a cool autumn day.
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  • Interesting tower, located in the center. It's probably prettier in the evening. A lot of people gather around her during the day.
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  • When you say Vinnitsa, everyone has this water tower income russian: водонапорная басня, vodanapornaya basniya you can visit this place there is a large area for visitors, its history was briefly made by architect Grigory Artynov in 1912 and 1920 It continued to be used until the year 2000, taking the water from the yuzhny bug river and dispersing it during the 2nd world war, and this tower, which also served during the 2nd world war, was delivered to the post-war vinnitsa region and continued as a part of the museum until 1985, 7 floors and 28 Don't forget to come and see it that was made from the brick for meters...
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