Posts tagged whispering gallery

Teufelsberg, Germany

A disused listening station from the Cold War has powerful echoes from the near-spherical radome and you can whisper into your own ears.

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(3 Votes, average 3.67)
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Gol Gumbaz

Gol Gumbaz Mausoleum, Bijapur, India

Many guide books note the crazy acoustics in this mausoleum: it is both a whispering gallery and also an echo chamber where sounds can be heard repeating 7-10 times.

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(17 Votes, average 4.41)
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Grand central station NY whispering walls

Whispering Arch, Grand Central Station

A whispering gallery found in a surprising place, Grand Central Terminal in New York, one of the largest railway stations in the World,

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(37 Votes, average 2.84)
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st pauls cathedral london

Whispering Gallery, St Paul`s Cathedral

St Paul’s Cathedral includes a circular whispering gallery as well as impressive reverberation

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(10 Votes, average 3.90)
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