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Very informative

Well laid out and informative visitors centre with very friendly and helpful staff. Great... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2016
Scott W
Safety Beach, Australia
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Very informative and Fun!

Neat little interactive science museum of sorts right next to the Oconee Nuclear Power Generating... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2016
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Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Well laid out and informative visitors centre with very friendly and helpful staff. Great interactive display suitable for young and old alike explaining the different ways electricity is generated covering hydro, coal, nuclear, wind and solar. Lots of information explaining the nuclear process including the...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 7 March 2016

The exhibit tells about power and energy; water, wind and nuclear. We learned some things but it just wasn't that exciting. The reservoirs are huge and scenery around here beautiful.

Thank MrsPickle
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Neat little interactive science museum of sorts right next to the Oconee Nuclear Power Generating Station. There's some fun hands on activities for young children and a walk through exhibit explaining different sources of electricity. There is also staff available to answer questions. Plus you...More

1  Thank MissMinnow
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Attended the Oconee County School District Art Show hosted at the World of Energy so we took the self guided tour which is all hands on. Designed for children to learn, but great for adults, Explains how nuclear power plants work but also explores electrical...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Participated in the Duke Energy Festival of Trees. Decorated a tree for a local charity. Twenty two trees were entered. All the trees were quite interesting. Great activity for a family.

Thank Kathleen L
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

We stopped on while visiting relatives in the area. Didn't know what to expect, I thought it would just be about the history of Nuclear power or the company. It was much more, very nicely done, spacious displays, lots of short videos. And with free...More

Thank mnwels
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Great place for children and adults to learn about power generation and electricity! Nice 3D model of the surrounding area! You can also walk down to the lake, nice dock there, ask attendant how to get there. No cost! Have fun! I recommend this one!

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 26 October 2015

No answers to any questions. Make sure you walk to the downstairs exhibit. Wish she could have taken a referral on my question.

Thank Charlie F
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Great rain day activity with the kids. Educational experience on how nuclear power used and is a safe source of energy.

Thank Jon A
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This is a FREE self guided tour. Lots of information on how the power plant works and it's impact on the environment.

2  Thank Linderloo254
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26 May 2017|
Response from Mickey S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Lake Keowee provides cooling water and the Keowee hydroelectric plant is the emergency power source for Oconee Nuclear Station.The hydro station is located on the same site as the nuclear station and the World of Energy... More
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26 March 2017|
Response from alchemy00 | Reviewed this property |
Hours. Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.. Saturday and Sunday: Closed ...