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Energy and Technology Museum

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Address: Rinktines Str. 2, Vilnius 09312 , Lithuania
Phone Number: +370 5 278 2085
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Wed 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description: The museum of Energy and Technology was founded in the first Vilnius...
The museum of Energy and Technology was founded in the first Vilnius central power plant. Visit the expositions of Energetics, Transport, Vilnius industry, "Made in Vilnius", Interactive science, "Gas in Lithuania" and "Energy of sun and wind". Admission: adults - 3 Eur. Pupils, students - 1,50 Eur. Disabled people - 0,50 Eur. Children up to 6 year - free. Guided tours: Lithuanian language - 12 Eur. English and Russian languages - 18 Eur. Themed tour in Lithuanian language - 6 Eur. Themed tour in English and Russian language - 9 Eur. Education workshops in English 18 Eur. Additional services: audio guides in Lithuanian, English, Russian languages video guides in Lithuanian and international sign languages augmented reality
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This museum is located out of the city center, but still is possible to get there by feet. The most interesting attractions are - the old cars and the technologic exponents. Not a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2015
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Tallinn, Estonia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This is quite a huge building, lots to see and labelled in a few different languages. There are interactive scientific games on the upper floor but unfortunately a few were out of order but the ones that worked were fun to try.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Only nice thing are cars and motorbikes in first hall. Place is probably more suitable for children, there were some nice games in upper floor where we had some fun, children would love it :-) Not good price/value rate for adults.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This museum is located out of the city center, but still is possible to get there by feet. The most interesting attractions are - the old cars and the technologic exponents. Not a must stop, but still good to take a visit if you have time for that.

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suffolk
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

An interesting place to spend a couple of hours, and cheap entry (3 euros) Particularly good if you are with children there are two areas with interactive displays to teach basic scientific concepts, although we were two oldies we had fun with them!

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Kaunas, Lithuania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

The museum is located just across a bridge from Cathedral. It offers a lot of fun for a couple of hours. One can examine a relics of the first central power plant, that originally was build back in the end of 19th century and rebuild after WWII. It was closed only in 1998. One the third floor one will find... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I am not a technical person, i actually never have seen the real generators, burning chambers, economizers before, was not even trying to imagine (as i felt no need to) how thick the metal should be in the generator itself, how long, thick, wide the pipes, how the coal fed burning chamber used to be cleaned or how all the... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

A great place to visit when it's too hot (or too cold!) for you outside. The old power station is really interesting and beautiful to look at. I liked the art installations around it too. Upstairs is a collection of old computers, printing equipment and other items from Vilnius' recent history. On the top floor there are hands on science... More 

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Vilnius
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

loved this place. really interesting. coal/oil/gas/peat fired powerstation from 1900 operative until 1998(!) and now a cool museum! arrive with no expectations and leave socialogically educated.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

If you are interested in big mashines, engines end etc that a very good place to surf "energy" sistems, kind a history of heating/lighting the city of Vilnius :o) But the thing i liked is old cars collection :o) mostly contributed for exibition by ex rally driver Brunza. And then in on of the rooms ther is a super nice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The museum is really interesting and worth visiting. The exibiotions are very interactive and the staff is incredibly helpful :) You can download an app with the guide (in English) for free.

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Additional Information about Energy and Technology Museum

Address: Rinktines Str. 2, Vilnius 09312, Lithuania
Phone Number: +370 5 278 2085
Location: Europe  >  Lithuania  >  Vilnius County  >  Vilnius
Open Hours:
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 3 - 3

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