Admire the legendary Rybinskaya HPP. To see a 19th century lemonade and sausage machine in Myshkin.. Visit the Hydropower Museum in Uglich.. Feel the Tu-104..

A one-day itinerary from Yaroslavl for lovers of technology and engineering wonders.

Architecture of industrial buildings and technology are living witnesses to history. Each object is the product of its time, the intersection of social, political and technological phenomena. This route will help you learn about our past and present through amazing exhibits from the world of technology and industrial giants known all over the world.

A one-day itinerary from Yaroslavl for lovers of technology and engineering wonders.

1 day itinerary by Marina Voronchikhina - History and Culture -

Road Trip Categories: History and Culture

Day 1: Rybinskaya HPP, monument plane, museums of unique equipment, hydropower and unusual bicycles


We arrive in Rybinsk early in the morning to admire the buildings of the legendary Rybinsk hydroelectric power plant. We won't miss the monument-plane and the observation deck overlooking Rybinsk bridge. After that we will go to the museum of unique equipment "Myshkinski Self-propelled", the only one in the whole Upper Volga region. Then we'll visit Uglich and its Hydroelectric Museum, where we will learn all the secrets of the history of hydropower in Russia, and a funny museum of unusual bicycles.
Visiting: Uglich, Myshkin, Yaroslavl, Rybinsk, Krasnaya Gorka, Perebory