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The museum holds a large collection of archaeologic findings which tell us about the prehistoric... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Klaipėdos K
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Klaipeda County, Lithuania
Charming small museum

Interesting displays of carnival masks (which we compared and contrasted with eg Basel Fasnacht... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
petermbenglish
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Vilniaus g. 20, Kretinga 97104, Lithuania
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

The museum holds a large collection of archaeologic findings which tell us about the prehistoric times, treasures of silver coins of the XV-XIII century, the tools of farmers and handicraftsmen belonging to the XVIII-XX centuries, inventory, household, articles and furniture, the collection of Shrovetide masks....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Interesting displays of carnival masks (which we compared and contrasted with eg Basel Fasnacht masks), agricultural implements, traditional equipment fir processing flax and spinning it into linen, and pagan influences christian statues and metal crucifices.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Kreginiga museum is a real gem. Three floors of very interesting exhibits. it is a real gem. The grounds are extensive. the orangery in particular is well worth a visit by itself

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank mervynr49
Reviewed 1 February 2018

A palace of the once rich and famous aristocracy of Lithuania; the encapsulating glass Orangery provides for a mini rain forest – amazing! Whilst the building is a popular venue for weddings, with its own private Civil Wedding Licence, it also offers restaurant facilities surrounding...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful park, we ate in restaurant, not visited in museum itself. But we saw garden, which was very beautiful. Prices of restaurant was reasonable and service was ok.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We didn't visit the museum itself but walked in the park which is very beautiful. Yet, the soviet era remainings such as an apartment building inside the park destroy the picture.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Tadas V
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Kretinga museum is a little gem. The manor house is lovingly restored with interesting exhibits and it was very special to walk inside the orangery. When orangery was built it was the largest one in Europe at the time. There is a restored millhouse and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank monika s
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Kretinga museum has several buildings and hosts expositions of count Tiskevicius family history, Lithuanian culture, harvest celebrations and rituals.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Ramune785
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing hothouse, good food at the restaurant while enjoying sounds and view of the place. 3€ to enter the place

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Jaunė D
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Manor was built in XIX century 6-8 decade, reconstructed in 1972-1988. Museum functions in manor from 1992. Visitors can get acquainted with the works of art representing the culture of mansions, archaeological material, old mode of life of folk and contemporary works of art. Winter...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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