The Museum of water in Kiev – video and the address of the Museum, Ukraine

The Museum of water in Kiev – video and the address of the Museum, Ukraine

  • Country: Ukraine
  • City: Kiev
  • Address: Address: Grushevskogo str., 1V

Museums dedicated to one of the important sources of all things on earth – water, are available in many countries around the world. Among the most popular large-scale international exhibitions dedicated to the amazing transformations of water, are the water Museum St. Petersburg, Minsk, Tehran, Stirum (Germany), Lisbon, new York, Montreal. And since 2003 its rightful place among them took to the water Museum Kiev with official status – “water information center of Ukraine”.

It is located in the Khreshchatyi Park is a picturesque place in the historical centre of the capital in a converted water tower, which is more than 130 years. The tower is a historical monument and the main “policy” of several generations of Kiev. A fascinating exhibition of the Museum showing the water cycle in nature, created in the original form. It contains unique exhibits, models, samples of different sewer systems and water towers, ancient pipes, visual AIDS, give an idea of metamorphosis of fresh water on our Planet. Interested in “played with” the symbols of the old system of the wasteful use of water in bathrooms.

At the beginning of the 45-minute tours is familiar with the history of development and formation of the Metropolitan water networks, water production since ancient times. Then visitors get acquainted with the exhibits presented in seven specialized exhibition areas:

  • “Nature on the surface of the earth” presents visitors with a picture of water resources of Ukraine and of the whole Earth, the paths of contamination by human. Here is a unique exhibit − a huge aquarium displaying the context of Ukrainian rivers with flora and fauna.
  • “Nature under the earth.” Here visitors can take an Elevator to explore the structure of soil, its significance to treatment, age, and movement of underground waters, a working model of an artesian well.
  • “Water abstraction, treatment and transportation of water.” Here you can trace the entire path of life-giving water from water treatment plants to apartments, in Ukraine and around the world.
  • “Water management.” Here’s a quick comparison chart gives an idea about water consumption per person in various countries of the world. This allows you to see the place of Ukraine in compliance with the requirements of the who.
  • “Water” introduces examples of modern samples of sanitary ware, diagrams of the main sewage collectors.
  • “Wastewater treatment” demonstrates the technology of this process, and using the monitor to trace the path of wastewater from the house to the purifying systems.
  • “World of water” is a spectacle of waterfalls, geysers, glaciers, mirror-like rivers, stormy rains, the landscape, reproduced from one of the Crimean caves.
  • One of the differences of the Museum of water from traditional museums is that it is allowed to touch all the exhibits. In the games room children can personally create rivers, play with soap bubbles, touch the goldfish. So many people call this Museum and entertainment facility. After the tour, visitors can once again approach the miraculous water of the beautiful pump room of Kiev, which is at a distance of 100 m from the entrance of this unique Museum.