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Mykolas Zilinskas Art Museum

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Address: Nepriklausomybes a. 12 | Litwa, Kaunas 44311, Lithuania
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All art history in one place

You can find all history of art in one place. Almost all regions of the world is represented. Also some history exhibitions, including Ancient Egypt with real mummy. Some fine art... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 April 2016
ArturKarm
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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

You can find all history of art in one place. Almost all regions of the world is represented. Also some history exhibitions, including Ancient Egypt with real mummy. Some fine art pieces can be seen.

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015

they have a mummy there!!, it was my first 'toush' with Ehypt's history up close; history artifacts from China, Arab world, LT; lots of very modern, contemporary art works

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Coconut Creek, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

I appreciated this art museum's fine collection of Renaissance and Baroque Italian paintings.Italian painters well represented included Parmigiano,Santo de Tito("Christ"),Sassoferrato("Saint Anthony of Padua"),Luca Giordano("Saint John the Baptist"),Giovanni Cimaroli('Town in Veneto Region"),and Francesco Tironi,among others.Although the lighting in the room with most of their fine Flemish and Dutch paintings was a bit too dim,I still relished its splendid paintings by Dirck... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

If you are into this type of paintings you will love it, but then again you already know you will before you even arrive. I doubt enthusiasts will be disappointed, but the rest of us can get a bit bored.

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Riga, Latvia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

Very nice collection, interesting Old Masters' works. But may be it was too much for one day: Ciurlionis, Christos Resurrection Cathedral, and this museum.

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Kaunas, Lithuania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

I'm not a fan of museums but I loved this one. It only has those interesting paintings neither modern, neither classic style. There are some interactive art installations.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2013 via mobile

It is rich and interesting museum of art and old things, often has extra exhibition. And that naked man is cool, almost like L. Da Vinci's.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2013

Lots of art, though maybe not many big names. I appeared to be the only visitor, and had the entire place to myself.

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Liepaja, Latvia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2013

I liked ground floor the most, because there is a gallery with more of contemporary art. Other floors are full of religious paintings, Chinese old stuff, old paintings... In one section they even have a mummy:D on Wednesdays they offer free entry!

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Kaunas, Lithuania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2012

That's my home town, and when I want a portion of art - I go there :-). I am not an art expert but I think 3-4 paintings are really good.

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