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A bit of history and nice views

A bit of history and nice views. The castle is surrounded by a large lake and large oak trees... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
Ponuponas
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Vilnius, Lithuania
via mobile
Another beautiful location

A well repaired and preserved castle. History museum is very well set out and maintained. We... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Kayeseh
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Perth, Australia
via mobile
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1-19 Parodos gatve, Birzai 41001, Lithuania
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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

A bit of history and nice views. The castle is surrounded by a large lake and large oak trees. 20-30min nice walk around.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ponuponas
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

A well repaired and preserved castle. History museum is very well set out and maintained. We participated in the beer tasting which was grant fun. A very good insight into this area of Lithuania. The restaurant was very accommodating and the food delicious and well...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kayeseh
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Interesting place to visit. Fortress of Dukes Radvilos with historical castle, newly rebuilt arsenal, ramparts and great view to the oldest in Lithuania artificial Širvena lake formed in the XVI century to defend the castle and town. Museum, situated in the castle, offers variety of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Interesting place!near you can find parking, in castle is restaurant. At the yard is some attractive place for good photos.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Nicole D
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Visited birzai with my friends and family same time and the castle. Had no time to go inside, but outside is very nice with great view.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Justas S
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This museum is great, a little bit oldstylish, but the new arsenal is a cherry on top. A time well spent

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Astroblood
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Very nice castle in little Lithuanian town. The museum of local history is located there. The castle owners make the regular events, antique cars exhibitions, etc. Nice place to visit.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Raimonds R
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Worth visit, not far from Via Baltica. Old, thus renovated palace, with deep history of Lithuania. Very nice panoramma around with Astravo bridge close by.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 441brigitam
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I always loved this castle, but never been inside. When I finally find time to visit the museum I was very satisfied. Especially such historical junkie like me, it was really interesting to walk in all rooms. Rich exposition includes more than one century. Must...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank VidaGed
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Place for visitors who are interested in history. Interesting interactive exhibition. Suitable place for families with children. It located near a large lake with clean seating area.

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank AntraL
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