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Small museum

Part of Klaipedas past history. Located at old fort, renovations are ongoing. Small museum, low... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
mmikko
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Joensuu, Finland
Castle museum neighbor 39/45 is highly recommended

Castle museum is very small and reconstruction of the fort is still ongoing. One can see the... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
endis
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Vilnius, Lithuania
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

Part of Klaipedas past history. Located at old fort, renovations are ongoing. Small museum, low priced (adult 1,74€). Interewsting stories from the past.

1  Thank mmikko
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Castle museum is very small and reconstruction of the fort is still ongoing. One can see the Klaipeda (Memel) Castle's historical development from the first settlement in the 13 cent until the demolition of the Castle in the 19 cent, some interesting archaeological exhibits presented....More

Thank endis
Reviewed 14 September 2016

It's the most historic part of the city. The castle was demolished centuries ago, the remnants, however, are on display with some interesting exhibitions.

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

The castle is still being restored . This restoration is going on for donkey's years and still not finished. It's very small and all the information is in Lithuanian. The exibit's (The few that are there) are nice to see. There is an audio visual...More

Thank Colm54321
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The old fortress has been partially restored, the rest being now under construction. In the fortress there is an interesting exhibition about the history of both the city and the regio, that several times had new ruilers. Unfortunately part of the texts is notin a...More

Thank Caspar v
Reviewed 2 November 2015

There are not many big attractions in Klaiepda, except the old town. We did visit this old fortress/museum. It was small, but pretty interesting.

1  Thank Looking_for_charme
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Although their is little more than a ruin (with extensive reconstruction under way), the museum itself is neat. Its mostly located underneath the old castle walls, and gives a fantastic account of the cities history, from its founding until today. Make sure you come with...More

3  Thank Austin W
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Had it as one of my trip destinations last year. It has some really good things to show . A old atmosphere combined with somekind a spooky decor will help you to get to and feel XV century. Totally worth a visit.

1  Thank Vilius S
Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

This is definitely a work in progress. What do have is well organized and presented well. You can tell that they are expanding and restoring. We climbed the grass fortifications and took a picture of our sailboat moored in the moat. How often does that...More

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 12 August 2013

An interesting visit, enough to keep 2 people aged 11-50 occupied. There are two parts, which isn't instantly noticed and plenty outside to look at. This is small scale and parts are still under excavation, etc but really interesting for a visit as it's easily...More

5  Thank Fiona L
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