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Lithuania's capital and largest city offers a grand variety of historic landmarks, as well as a splendid array of architectural gems.

Vilnius is the capital of Lithuania and its largest city, located in the southeast part of the country, and is the second largest city of the Baltic states. It is known for its Old Town of beautiful architecture, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994. Its Jewish influence until the 20th century has led to it being described as the "Jerusalem of Lithuania" and Napoleon named it "the Jerusalem of the North" as he was passing through in 1812. In 2009, Vilnius was the European Capital of Culture, together with the Austrian city of Linz. Its attractions include the Amber Gallery-Museum, Gate of Dawn, Church of St. Anne, Republic of Uzupis, and the Vilnius Castle Complex among many others.
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  • National Museum of Lithuania
  • The Church of St. Anne
  • Trakai castle, Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Former KGB building in Vilnius
  • Entrance to the Jewish Ghetto
  • Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences
  • Vilnius Gediminas Avenue
  • Kiosk on Pilies street
  • Vilnius amber museum
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  • Cathedral of Vilnius
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  • The Gates of Dawn
  • Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania
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  • The Old Arsenal in Vilnius
  • Kathedraalplein
  • Church of St. Catherine
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