OBJECTIVE: Intended both for school-age and older persons who are interested in the history, principles of operation, safety and main decommissioning works of the nuclear power plant.
DESCRIPTION: The layout of the INPP unit, the layout of the fuel assembly, the layout of the spent nuclear fuel storage container CASTOR and the layouts of the short-lived radioactive waste repositories planned to be built will be inspected in the INPP exposition halls. A direct view can be observed from the reactor room, the turbine hall and the spent fuel storage hall. Educational videos (INPP history, construction, operation stages, radioactive radiation) can be shown as needed. Using virtual reality glasses, we present the ongoing stages of spent nuclear fuel management.
DURATION: ~ 1 hour.
ORGANIZATION: every workday, twice a day - at 10:00 and at 13:00.
PRICE: free of charge.
LANGUAGE: Lithuanian, English or Russian (as required).
NUMBER OF VISITORS: for individuals / families / groups up to 20 people.
RESERVATION: please arrange arrival in advance by phone (+370386) 28193, (+370386) 29911 or e-mail: email@example.com
ADDRESS: Elektrinės st. 12/1, Druksiniai village, Visaginas municipality (google maps).
We keep the right to take photos / videos during the tour, so you can be seen in photos and videos. Photos / videos can be published on the INPP website or on social network in order to inform the public and publicize INPP activities.
TOURS TO THE INNER TERRITORY OF IGNALINA NPP
RESERVATIONS ARE TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED (FULLY BOOKED UNTIL 01 01 2024 )
OBJECTIVE: The tour is intended for individuals and legal entities interested in the history of Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant, principle of operation, main decommissioning works, financing, and radiation protection requirements. Only adults (18 years and older) can participate in the tour.
DESCRIPTION: Once you are fully equipped, you will enter the nuclear power plant through a single corridor - the gallery. Inside the controlled area, visitors will have the opportunity to become a part of the nuclear facility and experience the live operation of the nuclear power plant equipped with RBMK 1500 reactors (the only ones in the world). The main stops inside the plant are: the reactor hall, control room and turbine hall. At these three main stops, visitors will be able to see the actual working conditions of the RBMK workers then and now.
LOCATION *: After the checkpoint, the tour takes place in the INPP controlled area: the reactor hall, turbine hall and unit control room.
*Depending on the situation at the Ignalina NPP, the tour route can be adjusted.
DURATION: ~ 3 hours.
ORGANIZATION: Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays at 10:30.
PRICE: 70 euro per person (the fee does not apply to the representatives of educational institutions and media, who advertise the activities of INPP).
LANGUAGE: in Lithuanian, English or Russian.
ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS: (8 386) 28 163, (8 386) 28 193, +370 660 30 606 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org
ADDRESS: Elektrinės st. 12/1, Druksiniai village, Visaginas municipality ( link to google maps).
Visitors are not allowed to bring personal belongings, film, and take photos at the INPP controlled areas during the tour. However, visitors can be photographed individually or together with a group of people accompanying by the INPP representative. The INPP respects the individual's right to an image, therefore photography is taken only with the consent of the visitors orally and / or in writing and only at the request of the visitors. The INPP photos can be transferred in digital format at the request of the visitors, and photos with the visitors' images are stored for no longer than 5 working days, after which they are permanently destroyed.