The Organizing Committee is pleased to offer a possibility for participants to explore Vilnius on a free-of-charge tour during the days of the conference. There are 2 options available and the descriptions are below. Please choose one tour and book it while filling the online registration form to the conference. Deadline for choosing your tour is June 10, 2020. If you like to change or cancel a tour, please contact Conference Secretariat by email registration@seventips.lt until June 15, 2020.

Option #1
Museum of Occupations and Freedom Fights

Date: June 28, 2020 (Sunday)
Time of departure: 12:30
Duration: 1:15 hour
Meeting point: Radisson Blu hotel Lietuva (Conference venue) reception

  

The museum is situated in the former KGB building, where the crimes of the Soviet regime were planned and executed for fifty years.

Sites:

  • The former KGB prison
  • The premises where death sentences were implemented
  • Modern exhibitions telling about the loss of independence in the middle of the 20th century, repressions by Soviet authorities, and the self-sacrificing and persistent fight for independence

Option # 2
Vilnius Walking Tour

Date: June 29, 2020 (Monday)
Time of departure: 18:30
Duration: 2 hours
Meeting point: Radisson Blu hotel Lietuva (Conference venue) reception

Vilnius – the city born from the legend of Iron Wolf, famous for unique variety of architectural heritage and European capital of culture in 2009, invites you to take part in a walking tour around the Old Town of Vilnius, which was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Sites:

  • Cathedral, the Cathedral Square
  • Monument to Grand Duke Gediminas
  • Grand Dukes Palace, Lower Castle
  • Gediminas Tower of the Upper Castle
  • Presidential Palace
  • Vilnius University
  • Amber Museum – Gallery
  • St. Michael‘s Church
  • St. Anne‘s Church and Bernardines
  • Town Hall and Town Hall Square
  • St. Casimir‘s Church
  • Basilian Gates
  • Orthodox Church of the Holy Spirit
  • St. Theresa‘s Church
  • Gates of Dawn