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Kaunas Castle

Pilies g. 17, Kaunas, Lithuania
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Small but worth visiting

The castle is by the river in the old town close to walking paths. There are some displays in the... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2017
Georgette M
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Ottawa, Canada
Just admire from outside

The cost of entrance wasn't high (about €1.40) but the exhibition is poor and the outside is way... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2017
itchyfeetdk
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Odense, Denmark
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Pilies g. 17, Kaunas, Lithuania
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Reviewed September 25, 2017

The castle is by the river in the old town close to walking paths. There are some displays in the dungeon and upstairs, including a well done interactive display with a knight of yore. On an upper level is a room showing how the occupant...More

Thank Georgette M
Reviewed September 23, 2017

The cost of entrance wasn't high (about €1.40) but the exhibition is poor and the outside is way more interesting than the inside... My advice: Don't pay the fee to get inside, just admire the castle and the surroundings from the outside.

Thank itchyfeetdk
Reviewed September 23, 2017

Most attractive from outside however my review is limited by the fact that I could not brave the narrow dark staircase, Braver souls will have the full experience.

Thank june102015
Reviewed September 17, 2017

This is a lovely well laid out historic castle getting very tastefully repaired and restored back too its very best, it is well worth a visit theres a lot too see and its so easy too get too and the parkland around it is beautiful...More

Thank Cookiesmith56
Reviewed September 6, 2017

The Kaunas kastle is located at the edge of the historical centre of Kaunas. It is a great place to take some nice photos, just next to it there is the river Neris and the Santakos park.

1  Thank Gaetano L
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

inside only one room to see. there are inside 3 rooms, but only one room with historical eksposition and furniture. price 2.50 and will take 10 minutes. poorly.

Thank oguno4ecmbo
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

If you've been to other castles in the Baltics, just view this castle from outside. The €2.5 entry cost allows you to go down to a dungeon. The ladders down to the dungeon are not for everybody. There's only two rooms in the dungeon. Then...More

1  Thank Outdoorpartner
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

I'm aware that there isn't a lot left, but felt that the information was lacking - I think that there could have been more historical information given in booklets or something.

Thank clairespresso
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

One of the towers is left, and it contains exhibits on the history of Kaunas and the fortress. Good. If you're slow, it takes 30 minutes to see it all.

Thank Film G
Reviewed August 6, 2017

OK there are bigger castles around but this one is quite cute in a war castle type of way, overlooking the river with plenty of places to have a picnic it is well worth a visit even if you don't go inside, we went in...More

Thank JednSasha
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