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Vilnius TV Tower, Vilnius

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Architectural Building Landmark
As the tallest building in the country, Vilnius TV Tower offers unrivaled views and holds a memorial for those who died in 1991 resisting Soviet troops. Standing more than 326 m (1,071 ft) tall (with its antenna included), the tower rises above Vilnius, forming a notable piece of its skyline. Ascend via elevator to the observation platform; from here you can enjoy a panoramic view of the city and its surroundings, or get a drink or bite to eat at the tower's cafe. The entire platform makes a complete revolution once every hour. Don't miss the museum on the ground floor, dedicated to the 14 Lithuanian civilians killed in their attempts to blockade Soviet forces in 1991 and defend their country's newly asserted independence. Use our Vilnius trip itinerary builder to visit Vilnius TV Tower on your trip to Vilnius, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • This tv tower actually would deserve to get five stars. The view is great, there are no queues like in Berlin, the price is ok, they have a revolving restaurant here. Only one thing drops that fifth s...  more »
  • Visit to the tv tower on a short break to Kaunas. Caught the train to vilnius. Then an uber to the tv tower as it's a little out of town (cost less than 4€ in uber). Lift takes you to 19th floor. And ...  more »
  • This place is a little remote so need a taxi . It's about 15 minutes drive from old town .only 7€ to get in and good view at the top although the revolving restaurant made me feel dizzy and didn't lik...  more »
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  • The view is good, but the tower is not that tall. You need to book your table in advance. The admittance fee is quite high.
  • Really beautiful place. Because of the slow rotation, you can sit and enjoy the view, but I didn,t like the food.
  • Don't expect much! It's only a cafe, regular place to eat. Plus they charge you 7 Eur for lift.
  • An absolute must place to visit. You will not be disappointed. The views are amazing!
  • Absolutely superb! Fantastic views across the city and the food in the restaurant is excellent. This was the highlight of my week long trip. I will go back and take friends and family. ***Please note the TV tower opens at 11am but the restaurant opens at 1pm. *** Lastly, I have noted a few instances in Vilnius where venues have not been signposted very well. The TV tower was one of those instances. Currently (June 2016) you must go past the old overland entrance, down some stairs, turn right, through the glass doors and through a tunnel to get to the ticket office. VILNIUS, SIGNPOST YOUR TOURIST ATTRACTIONS PROPERLY!