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World of Energy

7812 Rochester Hwy, Seneca, SC 29672-0752
+1 800-777-1004
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Morning outing

Great informative place Mia and Sean enjoyed some Of the morning visit learning new facts about... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
bessyy_12
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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1st visit to a nuclear power plant

Interesting and informative with the staff being friendly and helpful. Their visitors center... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Larry P
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Colton, Oregon
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7812 Rochester Hwy, Seneca, SC 29672-0752
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great informative place Mia and Sean enjoyed some Of the morning visit learning new facts about the energy and its use, it's free

Thank bessyy_12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting and informative with the staff being friendly and helpful. Their visitors center explains the many forms of electrical generation being used today. This location is also near dead center in the path of the 2017 eclipse.

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

excellent educational display on atomic energy and it was free great whilecombination.the program explains how atomic energy is safe and economical eviromentalist may be upset.

1  Thank Ronald Z. N
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

While the plant produces nuke watts, they promote all the other ways they produce electricity, hydro electric, fossil fuels, wind and solar. It's a true propaganda fest, about how safe it is to rely on big energy for your needs.

Thank C7812OYmarkk
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Have taken visiting relatives and friends here several times. Never a disappointment. Much to see and learn.

Thank KateMayfield
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This is the visitor's center for Duke Energy's Oconee Nuclear Station. Informative displays and helpful staff provide overview of how the power plant operates. The World of Energy also hosts special events such as outdoor movie nights, kids hunting and fishing programs, art shows, and...More

Thank Mickey S
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

A great stop on a rainy day when near lake keowee. Spend an hour looking a how the power station works and the history of the duke energy power plant. Helped the kids and myself understand how the plant functions.

Thank Jon A
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Very quiet walk through the museum. Very informative interactive displays. Nice view of the power plant. Saw a chipmunk in the butterfly garden. Nice to tour. No fee required. Young children would really enjoy it.

Thank MelFry123
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I have been coming here since I was a young kid and love it. I always bring my son here when we are visiting the area. It's always very informative and just a fun place to come at any age. Not to mention there is...More

Thank tedlong29
Reviewed 25 May 2017

It's almost fifty years old but it is still an interesting place to visit. The exhibits may be dated but they are still educational. Great view of one of the few, if any, three unit nuclear plants in the world. If you are visiting the...More

1  Thank hall7478
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25 May 2017|
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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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Hours. Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.. Saturday and Sunday: Closed ...
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