Objects

Sculptural Ex Libris for Vydūnas
30 March 2018 marked the official opening of the sculptural ex-libris for the 150th birth anniversary of the Lithuanian philosopher Vydūnas. The ex libris was opened in Jonas Viktoras Kalvanas Park...
Jonas Viktoras Kalvanas Park
By the decision of Tauragė District Municipality Council, in 2013, the park, located near Martynas Mažvydas Evangelical Lutheran Church and Martynas Mažvydas Progymnasium in Tauragė city centre,...
Sculptural Ex Libris for the Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
The sculptural ex libris for the Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway (1899–1961) was opened on 4 June 2016 near Birutė Baltrušaitytė Public Library of Tauragė District Municipality during a...
Memorial Plate for Antanas Smetona
The memorial plate for Antanas Smetona, the first President of the Republic of Lithuania and Signatory of the Lithuanian Independence Act, was opened near a building at Stoties Street 7 on 16 2018 to...
Monument for Vincas Kudirka
The monument for Vincas Kudirka (1858-1899), built in Tauragė by the ideologists of the Lithuanian national revival movement, changed its location several times. The first time it was built was near...
Monument for Vladas Putvinskis-Pūtvis
The monument for Vladas Putvinskis-Pūtvis (1873–1929) was built in 1929 in Tauragė, in front of the former building of the Riflemen's Union (currently Culture House). The monument was dedicated a...
The Lourdes
The rebuilt and consecrated chapel of Our Lady of Lourdes is located near the church on M. Valančiaus g. 2 (at the main entrance to the churchyard). World War II, which commenced on 22 June 1941, of...
The Herald of Freedom monument
The modern monument, called the Herald of Freedom, located near the historical oak on the corner of J. Basanavičiaus and Nepriklausomybės streets, is dedicated to 11 March of 1990. The idea to the...
Parnidis dune
By climbing onto Parnidis dune which is in the south of Nida, one may visit the white dunes habitat. This is the only place in the Kuršių Nerija National Park where drifting dunes still remain. To...
Valley of Love
On the twelfth kilometer from Smiltynė, on the west side of the road, in a small forest clearing has one still may spot grass overgrown building foundations. In the late nineteenth century barracks...
Juodkrantė lighthouse
The Juodkrantė lighthouse was built in 1953 on Witch Hill, which has an elevation of 53 m. The lighthouse tower is black in colour, metal, and quadrangular. Its bottom part is openwork, and its part...
Amber bay
In 1855, while canalizing the waterway near Juodkrantė, the workers discovered amber in the silt soil. Shortly after that, various businessmen expressed their interest in this discovery. The first a...
Monument to Adalbert Bezzenberger
Built in 2017, author Kęstutis MusteikisA monument to famous German archaeologist, ethnographer, linguist, baltist, professor of the University of Konigsberg, Adalbert Bezzenberger (1851 – 1922) -...
Monument to Liudvikas Rėza
Built in 1994, author Artūras SakalauskasNear the L. Rėza Cultural Centre (L. Rėzos St. 8B, Juodkrantė), there is a monument to the prominent figure of the Curonian Spit, the professor of the of...
Wooden Sculptures Exposition "The Hill Of Witches" in Juodkrantė
One of the most beautiful and oldest parabolic dunes in Juodkrante is the Hill of Witches. The slopes of the hill are overgrown with centuries-old pine trees, the meander leads through the shady to a...
Juodkrante's Evangelical Lutheran Church
After the winter of 1797, which was fatal for Karvaiciai village, when the settlement became sandbound for good, a part of the residents moved to Juodkrante and began constructing a church here. The...
Herons and cormorants colony near Juodkrantė
Just outside Juodkrantė on the way towards Nida, yet before the steep Avino Hill, in the old forest is another – Garnių (Heron) Hill. It got its name from the nearby located heron and cormorant -...
Avinas hill viewpoint
Avinas hill (or Avikalnis) is in a teritory of Juodkrante landscape reserve where natural monument - parabolic dunes complex is. On the top of the hill there is a view point, from where one of the -...
Lighthouse of Pervalka (or Lighthouse of Horses)
The Pervalka lighthouse, standing in the Curonian Lagoon next to Pervalka in front of the Point of Horses on Cape Birštvynas, was built and began operating on November 27, 1900. It is the only in is...
Memorial Carving to Liudvikas Rėza
Built in 1975, author Eduardas JonušasThe sculptor Jonušas created a 7-meter high solid oak sculpture depicting Liudvikas Rėza, to commemorate the 200th anniversary of his birth. The sculpture was...