Gedimino Prospektas Vilnius

Gedimino Prospektas Vilnius
Gedimino Prospektas Vilnius - Nightview Gedimino Prospektas in Naujamiestas (New Town) is an approximately 2 kilometer long street which begins at the Cathedral Square and runs the length of the lower part of Naujamiestas to the Zveryno Bridge. It was first laid in 1836. It...
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Pilies Street Vilnius Old Town

Pilies Street Vilnius Old Town Pilies Street in Vilnius Old Town once led from the gates of the Lower Castle to the Town Hall. It has now been divided into two, and is called Didzioji Street from the Orthodox Church of St. Paraskeva. Its continuation...
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Vilnius Jewish Ghetto

Vilnius Jewish Ghetto Vilnius Choral Synagogue A Vilnius Jewish ghetto formed in the Middle Ages in the area bordered by Dominikonu, Vokiecu, and Stikliu streets. This territory later extended as far as the approach to the Central (Hala) Market and included districts on the other...
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Traku Street and Dominikonu Street

Traku Street Traku Street begins at the junction of Pylimo and J. Basanaviciaus streets, and its continuation, Dominikonu Street - descends to Universiteito street where it becomes Sv. Jono, which runs into Pilies Street. Church of the Assumption and Franciscan Monastery Church of the Assumption...
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Ausros Vartu Street Vilnius Old Town

Basilian Monastery Gate Ausros Vartu Street Basilian Monastery Gate Ausros Vartu Street In Ausros Vartu Street, just beyond the Philharmonic building is a striking masterpiece of late Baroque architecture – the elegant gate of the Basilian Monastery, built in 1761 according to a design by...
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Antakalnis district in Vilnius

Antakalnis Vilnius
One of Lithuania‘s most famous cultural monuments is located in the Antakalnis district in Vilnius. The nobleman Michal Kazimieriz Pac began construction of the present-day baroque sanctuary in place of a former decaying wooden one in 1668. Interior decoration began in 1871 and lasted until...
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Uzupis Vilnius An Independent Republic

Uzupis Vilnius - The Border The old area of Vilnius Old Town climbing from the Vilnia River to Olandu Street, Uzupis, became a favourite with artists and business people at the end of the 20th century. The formerly run-down district now has many repaired streets,...
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Vilniaus Street Vilnius Old Town

Salomeja Neris Vilniaus Street Vilniaus Street in Vilnius is a continuation of Vokieciu Street, and runs from Traku Street to the Zaliasis (Green) Bridge. At the end f the 20th century a Museum of Theatre, Music and Cinema was installed in the Radziwill Palace (No....
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