Contacts

Trakai History Museum
Kestučio Str. 4,
LT-21104, Trakai

Museum administration
+370 528 55297
Secretary
+370 528 53945
Trakai Island Castle ticket office, guided tours
+370 528 53946
Fax +370 5 285 5288
Exhibition of Liturgical Art
+370 528 55 297
S. Shapshal Karaim Ethnographic Museum
+370 528 55 286

info@trakaimuziejus.lt

Opening Hours

November - February
Trakai Island Castle Museum
Tuesday - Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

November - March
Exhibition of Liturgical Art
Wednesday - Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

November - March
S. Shapshal Karaim Ethnographic Museum

Wednesday - Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Opening Hours in the other Months are here

Exhibitions, events

Augustinas Savickas
Exhibition „The Nobles“
Trakai Island Castle
2019 12 06 – 2020 01 14

Exhibition „From the story
of Christmas tree toys“
Trakai Island Castle
2019 12 06 – 2020 01 13

International bookplate competition 2018
`EX LIBRIS. REGINA LITUANIAE - 300`

 

Medininkai Castle

Medininkai Castle Division

St. Casimir g. 2, LT-13192 Medininkai k., Vilniaus r.

Excursions, educations, information
tel. +370525 05 595,
aleksandras.krivoseinas

Head of Department -
Gintautas Terleckas
tel. +370696 60246
gintautas.terleckas

News

Days of Ancient Crafts at the Trakai Island Castle 2017

2017. 08. 07

19th-20th August 2017

Programme
 
Saturday, August 19th     

10.00–19.00    Presentations of ancient crafts. Educational sessions.*        
11.00–11.20    Opening of the festival. Introduction of the participants.
11.30–12.00    Medieval music by Ambera (Kaunas).
12.00–12.30    Presentations of crafts.
12.30–13.00    Presentation of medieval fighting and armament by Medieval Messengers (Kaunas).
13.00–13.30    Medieval and Renaissance dance lesson by Festa Cortese (Vilnius).
13.30–14.00    School for young jugglers.
13.45–14.30    Folk rock concert by Gyvata (Klaipėda).
14.30–15.00    Presentations of crafts.
15.00–16.00    Presentation of hunting with predatory birds: special programme by Piotr Zadworny (Poland).
16.00–16.30    Medieval music by Ambera (Kaunas).
16.00–16.30    School for young jugglers.
16.30–17.00    Presentation of medieval fighting and armament by Medieval Messengers (Kaunas).
17.00–17.30    Presentations of crafts.
17.30–18.00    Presentation of ancient mead cooking methods by Andrius Janionis (Vilnius).
18.00–18.30    Medieval dance programme Echo la Primavera. Dance lesson by Festa Cortese (Vilnius).
18.30–19.00    Medieval games: knights’ competitions for the festival guests. By Medieval Messengers.
19.00–20.00    Gothic leaven pottery firing. Vilnius Potters’ Guild (Vilnius).
19.20–20.00    Folk rock concert by Korys (Varėna).


Sunday, August 20th


10.00–18.30    Presentations of ancient crafts. Educational sessions.*
10.15–10.30    Introduction of the festival participants.
10.30–11.00    Medieval music by Ambera (Kaunas).
11.00–11.30    Presentation of medieval fighting and armament by Medieval Messengers (Kaunas).
11.30–12.00    Presentations of crafts.
12.00–12.30    Medieval and Renaissance dances by Festa Cortese (Vilnius).
12.00–15.00    Scouting lesson: the final archery tournament. By Strėlė (Vilnius).
12.30–13.30    Performance of the medieval illusionist and juggler Viačeslavas Mickevičius.
13.30–14.00    Presentations of crafts.
14.00–14.30    Medieval music by Ambera (Kaunas).
14.00–14.30    School for young jugglers.
14.30–15.00    Medieval dance programme Echo la Primavera. Dance lesson by Festa Cortese (Vilnius).
15.00–15.30    Presentation of medieval fighting and armament by Medieval Messengers (Kaunas).
15.30–16.00    Presentation of ancient mead cooking methods by Andrius Janionis (Vilnius).
15.30–16.00    Presentations of crafts.
16.00–16.30    School for young jugglers.
16.20–17.00    Folk rock concert. Project performance Laiminguo (Vilnius).
17.00–18.00    Performance of the medieval illusionist and juggler Viačeslavas Mickevičius.    
18.20–19.00    Folk rock concert by Ambera (Kaunas).
19.00              The end of the festival.



* Information about the educational activities will be announced in the festival’s Facebook profile and during the event.

The organiser reserves the right to make minor changes in the programme.

Entrance fee for adults – 7 Eur.
Entrance fee for school children, students and senior citizens – 3.5 Eur.