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Lovely little church and well worth the walk from cathedral square. Nicely maintained with some... read more

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Durham, United Kingdom
Church of Sts Philip and Jacob, 06 Jul'17

06 July, 2017. There is some confusion with regard to the name of this beautiful church, which is... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2018
New Delhi, India
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Vasario 16-osios g. 10, Vilnius 01107, Lithuania
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Roman Catholic church dates back to the late 17th century although the original on this site was built in 1624. During the Soviet occupation there were threats to demolish it it survived and was returned to the Roman Catholics in 1992. It was not...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely little church and well worth the walk from cathedral square. Nicely maintained with some interesting display boards that tells you a little about the bells. Very historic organ apparently undergoing restoration.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

beautiful church & great to visit this church, give you the over view how the churches were during old time, you will love it

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank francis l
Reviewed September 8, 2018

06 July, 2017. There is some confusion with regard to the name of this beautiful church, which is located some distance away from the centre of the Old Town. Official guide books and maps list this as the Church of Sts Philip and Jacob, whereas...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sumantra_travel
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Church of Sts. Philip and James is the only one in Vilnius that has carillon. It plays twice daily: 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. and besides, this summer (July-August 2018) there is carillon festival so at some evenings it will be possible to hear highly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank acorna
Reviewed January 11, 2018

If visiting Vilnius, highly recommended to see the Miraculous Icon of the Lukiškių Madonna, recently restored, in the side altar on the left. The church is open during the 12-noon Mass and before the 18:00 hrs. Mass daily weekdays. On Sundays the church is open...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed August 21, 2017

The original church was built in 1642, together with a monastery. Unfortunately both were burned down in 1655. A second church was built in 1684. Later, a new brick church was constructed from 1690 to 1722. Also, a monastery was built, but it was devastated...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful church with lovely architecture so popular in Vilnius. The outside is worth a photo opportunity alone, but mKe sure you step inside as well!

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed May 9, 2016

This is another example of beautiful churches in the Old Town area of Vilnius. While you're strolling in this part of the city, you will pass by many of them. Church of Sts. Philip and James is not a huge on, but it still is...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Hesam_Dehghani
Reviewed July 24, 2015

You’ll find this church in the NE corner of the famous Lukiškių aikštė (Lukiškių Square) in the middle of the main street Gedimino Prospektas. The church is under renovation and looks more and more beautiful. The church has newly been equipped with more than 60...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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