Hydropolis was opened in December 2015. It is Poland’s only facility of this kind and one of very few worldwide – the exhibition is located in a historic, 19th century underground pure water tank covering a floor area of 4,000 m².
The tank served its original purpose until 2011, when it was made defunct. After the renovation and renewal it needed, the facility was converted into Hydropolis – the Centre for Ecological Education. The facility is entered on the list of historic buildings.
If, taking a tour of the exhibition, you have discovered something particularly interesting, you can deepen your knowledge on the subject at any time. Across the area of the exhibition you’ll find:
It is a collection of popular science articles written especially in mind with Hydropolis and presented on touch screens. Authored by specialists in their respective fields and people with a passion for science, the articles featuring photographs and videos explain and extend the exhibition’s topics.