M U S E U M S
in Vilnius
Vilnius Castle Museum
National Museum
Museum of Applied Art
KGB Museum
Jewish State Museum
Vilnius Picture Gallery
in Kaunas
Rumsiskes
Ninth Fort
Vytautas War Museum
M.K.Ciurlionis Museum
M.Zilinskas Art Gallery
Devil's Museum
in Klaipeda
Maritime Aquarium
Clock Museum
in Nida
T.Mann House
in Palanga
Amber Museum

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KGB Museum

    Founded in Vilnius this museum is one of the only museums of this kind in the former Soviet empire. The prison cells in the basement of the former KGB building where thousands of Lithuanians were interrogated before departure to Siberia and which have been left almost as they were when prisoners were packed into them 20 to a cell. Visitors can tour actual cells where prisoners were held and tortured. On weekends one can enter the room where up until 1963 the executions of prisoners took place.


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Tour: Baltic in Soviet Times.
City: Vilnius.