Vilnius

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Vilnius

  1. 1. Vilnius is the capital of Lithuania
  2. 3. Grand Coat of arms of Vilnius
  3. 4. Vilnius is the capital and the largest city of our country, with a population of 560,190. It was first mentioned as the capital in the letters of Gediminas, the Grand Duke of Lithuania, in 1323. Vilnius is famous for its architectural monuments and university.
  4. 5. Gediminas the Grand Duke of Lithuania
  5. 6. Gediminas castle
  6. 7. The Cathedral of Vilnius is the main Roman Catholic Cathedral of Lithuania. It is situated in Vilnius Old Town. It is the heart of Lithuania's Catholic spiritual life.
  7. 9. Vlnius Town Hall (Vilniaus rotušė ) is a historical town hall in the square of the same name in the Old Town of Vilnius,Lithuania.
  8. 10. Vilnius University is the oldest university in the Baltic states and one of the oldest in North Eastern Europe. It is also the largest university in Lithuania .
  9. 11. Presidential Palace
  10. 12. Seimas Palace
  11. 13. King Mindaugas monument was created to mark the 750 years anniversary of Mindaugas coronation.
  12. 14. The Church of St Ann
  13. 15. Three Crosses is a monument in Vilnius, Lithuania, designed by Polish-Lithuanian architect and sculptor Antoni Wiwulski in 1916. It was torn down in 1950 by order of the Soviet Union authorities.
  14. 16. Aušros Vartai Street
  15. 17. Europa Tower- Tallest skyscraper in the Baltic States.
  16. 18. A monument to basketball in Vilnius .
  17. 19. Center of Vilnius
  18. 20. Old Town of Vilnius
  19. 21. Thank you for attention 

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