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For guests, I present the most important cultural-cognitive objects of my home town, Plungė, which we are not only proud of but also admired by our guests.

Clock tower in Plungė

Clock tower in Plungė

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Romantic Neo-Gothic style castle was built in the middle of XIX century by Count Zubovas in Plungė. It is the oldest red brick building in Plungė. This palace is like a small version of  Palazzo Vecchio in  Florence, Italy.  It has a 12-metre clock t...
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Žemaičiai Art Museum

Žemaičiai Art Museum

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Plunge manor / Žemaičiai Art Museum   Plunge‘s people are prouded of  The Samogitian Art Museum (Žemaičiai Art Museum). It‘s operating in Mykolas Oginskis Palace.Museum  is a former ensemble of the Duke Michael Oginski’s (1849–1902) manor. The buildi...
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The monument to Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis

The monument to Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis

Vajas 26/06/2019 0
The monument to Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis was built in Plungė Park, next to the palace of Mykolas Oginskis. The place of the monument symbolizes the connection between these two personalities. Duke M. Oginskis was the main sponsor of M.K. Čiu...
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Plunge House Where lived M.K.Čiurlionis

Plunge House Where lived M.K.Čiurlionis

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The House of Painter-composer M.K. ČiurlionisIn the old rectory, in 1900-1910, there lived a pastor Vincentas Jarulaitis, who formed the project for the construction of a new brick church, and initiated the beginning to build the foundations.  The wa...
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Plateliai

Plateliai

Informacija 24/06/2019 0
In historical sources this town started to be mentioned from the 15th century. At that time, Plateliai Manor, the settlement and the church stood on the Šventorkalnis peninsula, while at the end of 17th century they moved to the current location. In ...
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