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National Museum of Lithuania

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Address: Arsenalo g. 1, Vilnius 01143, Lithuania
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Good museum. Very spacious and entertaining! You will deffinitely get a lot of interesting information about lithuanian history and broaden your horizones. Admission is 6 euro. I... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Carlos K
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Malaga, Spain
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Malaga, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good museum. Very spacious and entertaining! You will deffinitely get a lot of interesting information about lithuanian history and broaden your horizones. Admission is 6 euro. I would strongly recommend you to take audioguide.

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Leighton Buzzard, England
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

The toilets were used many times as they are by the way in and reception desk , and were used by us , as a place to get out of the rain and snow The ladies on the desk were very helpful even having little English The exhibits are on several floors through long corridors , showing the history of... More 

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Evanston, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

This museum is located ion the north side of Vilnius city center, which is on the south bank of Neris river.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

As others have commented, it would help to have some background on Lithuanian history before starting in the museum but I was able to learn a lot anyway. While most of the museum was explained in signs, there were several videos that explained important turning points in the country's history. The 5 or 6 small rooms that recreated what a... More 

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Provincetown, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

If there is a better deal going, show me! For 2 euros you are treated to a complete and concise history of Lithuania. It details with great precision all aspects of Lithuania's long, colorful and turbulent history. While there is a heavy focus on religion due to Lithuania's dedication to the Roman Catholic Church, all other areas are well detailed... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Our visit to the national musuem was interesting, we learned a lot about Lithuanian history, but that requiered lots of reading. It would have been better with more signs and more interactive and exciting exhibitions and texts.

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stourbridge england
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Gives a very good history of the varied aspects of this lovely country, very interesting and an awful lot we in the west do not know

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Island of Malta, Malta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

I went to visit the museum last month and i was quite impressed with it , I didn't expect that it has such a lot of staff to see and in detail as well but i was wrong, it is really something unique . It has alot of Paintings in it too !!! I spent between 1 and 2 hours... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

It helps to read some Lithuanian history in Wikipedia or a guidebook before delving into this compact but fascinating collection. Elements of the complicated chronology of Lithuania, the famous rulers (Mindaugas, Gediminas, Vytautas) of this once immense state, its union with Poland, and the many powers that coveted it (Teutonic Knights, Tsars, Napoleon, Kaiser Wilhelm II, Nazis, Soviets) can be... More 

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

I wasn't expecting much before the visit, but I was really impressed. I spent around 2 hours looking at the exhibitions. Really interesting and worth visiting.

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