Cultural heritage

Lithuanian court cancels fine for Soviet soldier tombstone installation without permits

A Vilnius court has cancelled a fine of almost 1,500 euros for an organization, named Forgotten Soldiers, which installed tombstones for Soviet soldiers...

Vilnius authorities to look in Poland for relatives of those buried at Rasos Cemetery

Vilnius authorities tending to tombs at Rasos Cemetery will seek to inform relatives of those buried here in Poland about planned tending to tombstones.

Vilnius selected as one of 34 World Heritage sites in the EU featured in ‘World Heritage Journeys’ sustainable travel web platform

Coinciding with the European Heritage Days celebrations, UNESCO will launch the first-ever web platform dedicated to World Heritage and sustainable travel....

Tolerance center to be opened in Lithuania's Ukmergė - media

A tolerance center will be opened in Ukmergė, northeastern Lithuania, in a building having the status of cultural heritage, where a Jewish primary boy...

The renaissance of historic St. Bartholomew’s fair

Traditional St. Bartholomew ’s Fair certificated as Lithuanian national heritage is revived for the 7th time with a great event reconstructing crafts,...