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Kretinga Museum

Vilniaus g. 20, Kretinga 97104, Lithuania
+370 445 77612
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Charming small museum

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
petermbenglish
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Epsom, United Kingdom
via mobile
Well worth a visit

Kreginiga museum is a real gem. Three floors of very interesting exhibits. it is a real gem. The... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
mervynr49
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Vilnius, Lithuania
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Vilniaus g. 20, Kretinga 97104, Lithuania
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"beautiful park"
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"manor house"
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"interesting exhibits"
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"orangery"
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"hothouse"
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"restaurant"
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"culture"
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"garden"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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.

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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

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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

Thank Raymond S
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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.

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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.

Thank Tadas V
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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

Thank monika s
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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.

1  Thank Ramune785
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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

1  Thank Jaunė D
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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

Thank Daiva R
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

Our visit here was part of a tour from Klaipeda. We started in the museum exhibits showing early life from traditional Lithuania. We were very fortunate that our guide was a young lady who grew up here so we were given a lot of firsthand...More

Thank ikiser
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