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Address: Ausros Vartu 12, Vilnius, Lithuania
Phone Number: 212 35 13
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In the old part of town and is part of the only surviving original city walls. The chapel is tiny but breathtaking in gold and silver magnificence, One is immediately struck by... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

In the old part of town and is part of the only surviving original city walls. The chapel is tiny but breathtaking in gold and silver magnificence, One is immediately struck by the prayerful and serene ambience.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A good place to aim for as an end to your Old City walk. A place of pilgrimage. Worth seeing from outside at night.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing icon of the Virgin Mary can be seen from the street but get closer to her and you will probably feel something quite special!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As with the Basilican gate, this gate albeit a nice piece of architecture and also the chapel is a harbor for a nice icon, is good for a quick visit. The gate is historic as it dates back to the 16th century.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely religious site, which is located at one of the entrances to the old town. It was directly on our route in to the old town. The view from the street while religious ceremonies are taking place is particularly nice. There is not too much to see though and this site is worth a quick 5-10 minute... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

I'm sure that this is important/meaningful for those who are religious but it inside there is a small shrine that could maybe hold a dozen people and looking up from the outside it's a nice picture.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

Climb the stairs (on the left and back a bit, when you're looking up at the chapel on the gate) for a quick look inside. People seem very devoted to the icon, and the cases of votive offerings from those who have sought and I suppose received assistance are interesting. Those that are inscribed are all in Polish, from what... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

This is a place of visit for many catholic worshipers, particularly Polish. The place was described in the famous Adam Mickiewicz's poems "Pan Tadeusz".

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

A must-see in Vilnius and thus quite tourisity. However, the highly peculiar architecture and the devotion of th pilgrims will let you forget the tourists if you take your time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

This is harder to find than you'd think, based on the tourist map, but it is very much worth the effort. The part you see from the main road isn't much to look at. There is a large signboard to the left of the gate, telling the history of the gate, in English and Lithuanian. But it's what you see... More 

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