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Address: Aleksoto g. 3, Kaunas 44280, Lithuania
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+370 37 203854

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Best church in Kaunas

In its wonderful style, this is definetely the best church in Kaunas. Take half an hour to visit even the inside, definetely worth to see!

Reviewed 18 July 2014
Davide G
Palermo, Italy
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Kaunas, Lithuania
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Built in the 15th century, this church was one of the irst Gothic buildings of Kaunas. The building was owned by the Franciscans; however, during the Napoleonic wars it was used by the military as a warehouse for ammunition. During the period from 1845 to 1953, the church was taken over by the Orthodox Christians. The Writer/ Canon J. Tumas... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015

so authentic, ancient, tranquil, romantic, holy, good plavce to pray, relax or to listen to holy modern guitar playing, popular for weddings photos, restaurants and galeries around

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Palermo, Italy
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Reviewed 18 July 2014

In its wonderful style, this is definetely the best church in Kaunas. Take half an hour to visit even the inside, definetely worth to see!

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Bloomsburg, PA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2012

Vytautas the Great Church of the Accession of the Holy Virgin Mary is one of oldest churches in Kaunas. It is near the Nemunas river and the famous Aleksotas bridge. It was used as a a Russian Orthodox Church when Lithuania was part of the Russian Empire. There is something very romantic and mystical about this gorgeous church, especially during... More 

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