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The Bastion or City Walls sits on a grassy knoll on the outskirts of the Old Town, commanding impressive views in each direction. The interior features a small museum with an array of armour and other artefacts, while the outside has the usual array of...More
I visited the museum downstairs and the area with the cannons and the magnificent view of the city in late June without a guide. The presentation of the artefacts was more than satisfactory and a lot of info on the history of Vilnius. On display...More
The Bastion was built in the 16 ct for protecting Vilnius from attacks from the East. Now nicely restored. Not so big exhibition inside : cannons, weapons, ammunition, some recent archaeological discoveries. Audio guide 3 euro, ticket 4 euro. Nice views from the terrasse to...More
06 and 08 July, 2017.
The Bastion of the Defensive Wall is a neatly preserved structure
on a grassy knoll in the Old Town of Vilnius. There is a museum
inside, but I Was a bit tight on time. I saw the structure from
It's not very big but interesting museum inside the bastion that was built at the end of 16th century.
It's mainly dedicated to archaeological findings of that area. Some of the findings belongs to 4th century BC (belts, tools, etc.). You'll also see weapon, cuirasses,...More