07.01–09.01

BETWEEN MEDICINE AND POLITICS: THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SPEAKER OF THE SEIMAS JONAS STAUGAITIS

The exhibition aims at tracing and commemorating the personalities and events significant to Lithuanian Parliamentarism. The present exhibition is devoted to a prominent member of the Lithuanian Parliament and one of the three officials who had the highest position in the Republic of Lithuania, the Speaker of the Seimas Jonas Staugaitis.

04.12–12.31

TEMPORARY EXHIBITION OF POST-FOLK FESTIVALS

This exhibition displays five continuous post-folk festivals: “Suklegos”, “Mėnuo Juodaragis“, “Kilkim žaibu“, “Jotvos vartai”, and “Saulėtosios naktys.“ The popularity of these festivals suggests that folk music is still important for contemporary people, and it may be one of the ways to create distinctive relationship with the past of the nation.

06.20–07.17

NEW ARRIVAL: STICKY PAPER TO CATCH FLIES

We present the label of the product “MUMIR” – special sticky paper to catch flies. It was particularly useful during the summer. The paper was produced by Kaunas Pharmaceutical Laboratory “Sanitas” in the 1920s-1930s.

06.12–06.30

BUILDING KAUNAS. S. LUKOŠIUS PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION

In most Stanislovas Lukošius' photography, the changing city is in the spotlight. 1950–1970 was the time of intensive development and formation, when the city acquired the present metropolitan face with its prominent infrastructure and accents: new residential and industrial areas, hydropower plant, bridges and squares.

06.04–07.10

CONSCIOUSNESS: LITHUANIAN MYTHOLOGY

"In the paintings, you will note the characters of Lithuanian folklore and the images of sub-consciousness expressed by the images of the universe,” painter V. Kašinskas describes the exhibition.

10.11–12.31

BUTCHER NO. 1 IN KAUNAS. REVEALING THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL EXCAVATIONS OF ST. GERTRUDE STREET

The exhibition telling the story of a plot in Kaunas Old Town, St. Gertrude’s str. 51A: from a meat trade point and a bone workshop to a jewish school and a fish market.

Mikas and Kipras Petrauskas House

Kipras Petrauskas Memorial Apartment

Folk Music Branch

LITHUANIAN FOLK MUSIC

Kaunas Castle

Kaunas Castle

Juozas Gruodis House

The home of Juozas Gruodis

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