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KLAIPEDA OLD TOWN AND THE CASTLE MUSEUM
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KLAIPEDA OLD TOWN AND THE CASTLE MUSEUM

KLAIPEDA OLD TOWN AND THE CASTLE MUSEUM

Port: Klaipeda
Duration: 2 hours
Information:
♦ This walking tour is active. It's designed for participants in good health and is not recommended for people who have difficulty with walking.
♦ The tour may be led by German, English, Russian, Spanish speaking guides.

Program:
The tour will begin at the cruise ship terminal, near the boy waving to the departing ships. You will see the yachts and small boats marina which is protected from waves and strong winds.
Visiting the Castle museum. The Castle Museum is located in the Prince Friedrich chamber under the bastion, where artillery was stored in the 17th century. The Museum's exhibits show the development of Klaipėda Castle and Klaipėda City during the 13th–17th centuries. You will see many things: archaeological discoveries, historical documents, Klaipeda city stamps, and 17th century traditional clothing.
After that we will go to  the Square of Theatre. Here you will see the famous sculpture of Ann from Tharaw and drama theatre. Here you will get to know about the old town of Klaipėda, street layout features, architecture and history. You will be introduced to the sculptures which became Klaipėda's Old Town attraction for many years - "The cat with the face of a gentleman", discover "mysterious mouse" and learn what power it has, also find out why the Dragon clambered up on the wall and on why rooftop chimney sweeper is located on the roof of one the Old town houses. You will see the only existing ravelin (a ravelin is a triangular fortification or detached outwork, located in front of the innerworks of a fortress) in Klaipėda located on Jonas Hill and you will hear the story of the city's fortifications and defensive system. The guide will show you the best places where you can taste traditional Lithuanian dishes.

The tour includes:
♦ Guide service;
♦ Ticket to Castle Museum.

Price on request!

Contact us for details per Email: info@klaipedatours.lt