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Vilnius University (Vilniaus Universitetas)

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Address: Universiteto 3, Vilnius, Lithuania
Phone Number:
261 17 95
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traditional univercity campus

The university takes place on the whole quarter (Universiteto Str), consists of faculties, most of them separated (buildings open for visitors).

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Iryna V
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Kiev, Ukraine
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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The university takes place on the whole quarter (Universiteto Str), consists of faculties, most of them separated (buildings open for visitors).

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Braga, Portugal
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it is inadmissible to pay to visit a public place like a univerity. it should be of free entrance for all.

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Staines, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vilnius University is situated at Universiteto 3 in the center of the Old Town. The courtyard was closed when we went. It is Lithuania's largest University and has over 13 courtyards.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

I usually don't visit universities on my travels, but this one is an exemption. It is in a sole center of the Old town, occupying a big area. It is one of the oldest in Europe dating back to 16 cent. Existing so long it reflects every architectural era in Europe. It has 13 courtyards in between many faculties inside... More 

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The building of university is historical piece of Vilnius. This building offers quality education not only for lithuanian people but also for lot of students from the whole world. Nice place for visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

If you're visiting Vilnius than to visit the University is a must! We are all very proud of the history of the University and always are taking all visitors to at least see the architecture (even without guide).

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Visited it with a group. We had a English speaking guide from the university that showed us some of the main sites. Well worth a visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Very interesting old architecture of the buildings and inner yards. Old library and bookstore are worth of visiting. Also, if you have some time take a trip to the top of the tower (for a small fee).

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Vilnius University is one of the oldest in Europe and, in my opinion, has the most beautiful university churches (St. John). At the twilight its exterior looks like painted with honey and inside is incredibly impressive, really breathtaking. In order to find it you should go through the first inner yard and enter a small gate after walking a few... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Only one and a half euros each. Wonderful bookshop painted ceiling and series of courtyards. Wedding going on as we visited which added to the fun.

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