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National Museum of Lithuania, Vilnius

Categories: History Museums, Museums
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3.6/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web
Learn about Lithuania's long and tumultuous history at National Museum of Lithuania. The comprehensive museum boasts about 800,000 items spread across five main departments: history, archaeology, ethnography, numismatics, and iconography. Visitors can learn about the Stone Age, the roots of the Lithuanian people, the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Nazi occupation, Soviet control and much more. Don't miss the array of traditional Lithuanian costumes, considered by many to be a highlight. Students can bring along their student ID to receive reduced admission price. To visit National Museum of Lithuania on your holiday in Vilnius, and find out what else Vilnius has to offer, use our Vilnius vacation route planner.
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  • An ordinary Museum. Not to say that bad-there were a couple of interesting things and definitely Museum broadens. But expect something special.
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  • 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 . ...  read more »
  • 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...  read more »
  • It was just a quick visit up the funicular railway to the tower to look down on most of Vilnius. Just €1 to take the railway but then €4 to go up the tower. Great view and probably lots of interesting things in the museum, just didn't have the time. Very worth a visit even if just for the view.
  • Worth a visit!
  • Went to the top, old castle where the view is spectacular
  • Nothing really to see there - old stuff, small collection.
  • Interestingly enough, I advise to visit!
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