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Vilnius Cathedral is a Lithuanian Catholic shrine known for its architectural style, which distinguishes it from other sacral buildings of a similar purpose. It is rare that a city should boast of a cathedral built in the Classical style.
Vilnius Cathedral and bell tower
Vilnius Cathedral and bell tower
© DELFI / Domantas Pipas

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