Gediminas Castle Tower
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ekspozicija supažindina su Vilniaus pilių rekonstrukciniais maketais, ginkluote, ikonografine senojo Vilniaus medžiaga. The exposition of the Vilnius Castle Museum displays reconstruction models of Vilnius castles, armament, iconographic material of old Vilnius.
Dating from the 13th century, the castle was rebuilt by Grand Duke Vytautas after a major fire in 1419. By the early 1600s it was being used as a prison for disobedient members of the ruling classes, but during the chaotic 17th-century Russian occupation the towers and defensive walls were almost…
GEDIMINAS’ TOWER OF THE UPPER CASTLE The Vilnius Castle Museum was opened in 1960, and in 1968 it became a subdivision of the Lithuanian National Museum. The exposition of the Vilnius Castle Museum displays reconstruction models of Vilnius castles of the second part of the 14th and the beginning of…
Worth visiting, spectacular view of Vilnius, don't miss it. If you are with babies or pram or an elderly use funicular (lifts). Little slippery surface and stones but Wonderful place. Take water with you.