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St. Gertrude's Church

Address: Laisves 101 A, Kaunas, Lithuania
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Ranked #16 of 58 things to do in Kaunas
Type: Churches & cathedrals, Sights & Landmarks
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Paphos, Cyprus
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60 reviews 60 reviews
22 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

They have a very old wooden cross, that wasn't destroyed, it lays off Liberty Avenue, follow the signs for Best Western, but well worth a visit, even if it is only a pop in job!

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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This church is really worth to visit. It is situated very close to Laisves aleja (Liberty bulvard), near thd corner of E. Ozeskienes str. and Vilnius str. It is advised to look at the map, in order to find it very quickly. I was there during the mass, therefore I was not able to see everything very detailed, but I'd... More 

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Kaunas, Kauno Apskritis, Lithuania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

a charming church well worth a visit to mass, or, if not, just dropping in for a prayer is worth the time. You can light a candle for your intentions in a special room.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
41 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013 via mobile

Charming little church between new buildings, like a herald from old times. And it still works like a church, entrance is free!

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Donegal Town, Ireland
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90 reviews 90 reviews
16 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

A must see in Kaunas. Beautiful and quaint! Old and beautifully maintained. Well worth a visit! Can be tricky to find.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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295 reviews 295 reviews
83 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

Hidden awy through a small gateway on the southern side of the wester end of Laisves was probably built second half of 15th century with the beltower added some time later.

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Kaunas, Lithuania
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63 reviews 63 reviews
14 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012

Very spiritual place with only candle's chapel in Lithuania

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Bloomsburg, PA
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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

St. Gertrude's Church is one of the oldest surviving Gothic buildings in Lithuania. This petite picturesque church is tucked away on Laisves 101 A. Candles are burned around the clock in the basement of the church. One can purchase a lovely candle for a small fee and light for a memory of a loved one.

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