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Wasserkraftwerk Walchensee

Altjoch 21, 82431 Kochel am See, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8851 770
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Impressive

We happened to pass this hydroelectric power station on our extended walk and decided to pop in... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2014
Renate P
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Bath, United Kingdom
Well worth a visit....

This is one of the oldest power stations in Bavaria and still working today. Entry to the... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2014
rpumpernickel
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United Kingdom
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31 Oct 2014
“Impressive”
5 Aug 2014
“Well worth a visit....”
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Altjoch 21, 82431 Kochel am See, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 8851 770
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Reviewed 1 November 2014

We happened to pass this hydroelectric power station on our extended walk and decided to pop in - you could just walk in, amazing! from the gallery we could admire the AEG turbines and the explanatory comments were really useful. Worth seeing!

Thank Renate P
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Reviewed 5 August 2014

This is one of the oldest power stations in Bavaria and still working today. Entry to the information centre is FREE and worth a visit if you are interest in the history of the Walchensee

Thank rpumpernickel
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Reviewed 26 June 2014

The Walchensee power plant is a hydroelectric power station south of Kochel, which is open to the public. The power station was built from 1918 until 1924 & uses the height difference between the Walchensee and the Kochelsee to generate electricity. The place offers, besides...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2013

The power station has a little information center in which tons of information is provided about water power generation, different types of turbines, the overall set-up of water power generation etc. I cannot remember whether the information was German only or not. You can also...More

1  Thank minov
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