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National M. K. Ciurlionis Art Museum

Address: V. Putvinskio St. 55, Kaunas LT-44248, Lithuania
Phone Number: +370 37 22 94 75
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Ranked #5 of 37 Attractions in Kaunas
Type: Art Museums, Museums
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Type: Art Museums, Museums
Hours:
Tue - Wed 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Kaunas, Lithuania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The museum is located in the very centre of the town. It is dedicated to Čiurlionis, a famous Lithuanian artist and composer. Every Picture of the artist gets deep into you and touches your heart and feelings. You can also hear his music in the museum.

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Perth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Museum is currently (summer 2014) going under renovations and not everything is currently on display, but the paintings by Ciurlionis are like nothing I'd seen before, haunting, visionary and well worth a visit.

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Minsk, Belarus
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Love this place. He is a great philosopher-artist. And an incredible composer. The transfer of music room away from the pictures is a disappointment.

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Riga, Latvia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I keep returning to this museum, year after year. And the works of Ciurlionis never cease to amaze me. He was not only a gifted artist but also a composer, and you can hear and see how the two vocations go together when visiting this unique museum.

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Ridgetown
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364 reviews 364 reviews
236 attraction reviews
185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I enjoyed this museum but not as much as many I have visited. It was well done and I liked the music but I guess that the art did not really get me. Personal view, I know and many will differ.

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Kortrijk, Belgium
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I only had a short time off so I had to choose which muzeum or gallery I should visit. I never heard of M.K. Ciurlionis before I was in Kaunas, but everybody recommended a visit to this museum where you can listen to his music and see his artwork (mainly paintings). It was very interesting and a perfect way to... More 

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Guarulhos, SP
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

This Museun is located in the main street, in the heart of town. There are theatre plays, operetas, expositions, etc. The prices are honest and the place is really cozy.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 attraction reviews
205 helpful votes 205 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Some parts of the museum and the collections seem to be closed currently (as of February 2nd 2014), but it doesn´t really interfere with the experience of this fascinating artist; a rough guess would be that perhaps 75 paintings or so (?) are on show, including a lot of the most famous ones. A leaflet says that the museum owns... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
38 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013 via mobile

M. K. Ciurlionis is an unique artist in the world. Amazing paints, fantastic music.Well, it is a museum for adults more, but listen symphonies with kids, they are amazing!

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nvm
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Multi-talented and multi-faceted personality so complex it is taking decades to explore. A painter, a composer, a photographer, and a writer - a legacy for centuries in just 35 years of life. There are no strict definitions to his art and this is what I like best about it - it is all about the feeling. The spirit around the... More 

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