Old Town

The Old Town of Vilnius, one of the largest surviving medieval old towns in Northern Europe, has an area of 3.59 square kilometres. It encompasses 74 quarters, with 70 streets and lanes numbering 1487 buildings with a total floor area of 1,497,000 square meters.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a historic landmark on Pilies Street, , where on February 16, 1918, the Act of Independence of Lithuania was signed by twenty members of the Council of Lithuania. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

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The Presidential Palace, located in Vilnius Old Town, is the official office and eventual official residence of the President of Lithuania. Photo: Sfu, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a Roman Catholic church in ' Old Town, on the right bank of the Vilnia River established circa 1495–1500. Photo: Algirdas, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is an art museum established in in 1933 as the Vilnius City Museum. Photo: Lazdynas, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a neighbourhood in , the capital of , largely located in Vilnius' old town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Photo: Wojsyl, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the capital and largest city of . Photo: Pudelek, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 1½ km north of Old Town. Photo: Hugo.arg, Public domain.

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