Guided tour of the Gambsheim hydroelectric power station

" The guided tour is led by an EDF HYDRO EST guide. He will show you around this hydroelectric power station, commissioned in 1974. "

Reservations are required at the Gambsheim tourist information office (03 88 96 44 08). Registration closes on the Wednesday before the visit at 4pm. The guided tour is given by a guide on behalf of EDF HYDRO EST. He will show you this hydroelectric power station, which was commissioned in 1974. Equipped with 4 bulbous (horizontal) groups, it produces an average of 650 million renewable kWh per year without greenhouse gas emissions. The Franco-German Paris Agreement signed in 1969 allowed for the construction and development of the Gambsheim hydroelectric plant on the Rhine. Conditions: from 12 years old. Minimum 8 participants, maximum 15. Please arrive at the hydroelectric power station 15 minutes before the start of the tour. Must have a valid identity card or passport. Please note: the health or vaccination pass is no longer compulsory but visitors must wear a health mask for the visit. Cerga reserves the right to modify the visit according to the current Covid19 health recommendations. Smoking is not permitted on the site. Compulsory dress: legs and arms covered (no skirts, dresses, shorts, Bermuda shorts), flat and closed shoes (no sandals, flip-flops or heels), good physical condition; no access for PRM. The list of rules to be observed will be sent to each participant before the visit. Weather: visit maintained in bad weather conditions, except for prefectural warning. Duration of the visit: 1h15. Parking: car park at the locks or the fish pass, then use the secure pedestrian/cyclist footbridge. Do not ring the bell, do not use the intercom. Wait for the EDF agent to come to the door.

Additional information
  • Languages spoken : French
  • Prices : Gratuit
  • Lieu/Départ de la manifestation : Écluses de Gambsheim
  • Stationnement pour véhicules : Free parking for cars, Less than 200 m from a free public car park, Coach parking

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