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Spheno 08-15-2019 07:22 AM

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In this thread, please post pictures and descriptions of Lithuanian Royal Castles, Palaces and Buildings.

Last week I took few pictures in Palanga.


Tyszkiewicz Palace (now the Palanga Amber Museum), built for Counts Tyszkiewicz

CyrilVladisla 09-25-2019 09:14 PM

Trakai Castle is around 28km outside Vilnius.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xrqDJk3ufvg

An Ard Ri 10-28-2019 10:23 AM

It was a major fortress in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania but had fallen into a ruin by the 19th century when it was thankfully salvaged and reconstructed and is now a large tourist attraction. :previous:

Mary Sims 05-20-2020 10:28 PM

Thank you for the lovely pictures, Spheno. Have you ever researched Lithuanian nobility, registered in St. Petersburg during the Russian reign? Families who owned property & serfs were required to register.


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