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LT-21104, Trakai

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Trakai Island Castle Museum
Monday - Sunday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Exhibition of Liturgical Art

Wednesday - Sunday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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S. Shapshal Karaim Ethnographic Museum

Monday - Thursday,
10:00 am - 4:45 pm
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Lunch break
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Medininkai Castle Division
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Exhibitions, events

A festival of ancient crafts in the
Trakai Island Castle
2020 08 23

International bookplate competition 2020

 

 

 

 

Medininkai Castle

Medininkai Castle Division

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

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News

Medieval Festival at Trakai Island Castle

2020. 07. 09

Programme

Saturday, July 11th
10.00–19.00 Presentations of ancient crafts. Educational sessions: crafts, music and military tradition. Lectures*
10.00–10.30 Medieval music. Ambera.
10.30–11.00 Medieval dances and education. Old dance troupe Festa Cortese.
11.00–11.30 Celtic medieval music. Hansanova.
11.30–12.30 Performance by the medieval illusionist and juggler Viačeslavas Mickevičius.
12.20–13.00 XIV-XV a. Presentation of the army of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. Combat, interactive exposition. Vilkatlakai, Varingis, Vendes Komturia.
13.00–13.30 Medieval music. Ambera.
13.00–13.40 Vilnius Puppet Theater performance Spider's Wedding (in the Great Hall).
13.50–14.20 Educational program Old Lithuanian instruments with Saulius Petreikis.
14.20–15.10 Medieval dance program Echo la Primavera. Old dance troupe Festa Cortese.
14.20–15.20 Competitions for children Vytautas the Great family. Clay molding, drawing.
14.20–15.20 Ancient table game Kvirkatas (Alquerque) tournament. Experimental Museum Viking Village.
15.10–15.40 Celtic medieval music. Hansanova.
15.40–16.30 Performance by the medieval illusionist and juggler Viačeslavas Mickevičius.
16.30–17.10 XIV – XV a. Presentation of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania army's fight against the Teutonic Order and armor. Vilkatlakai, Varingis, Hospitalierai, Vendes Komturia.
17.10–17.40 Performance by the medieval illusionist and juggler Viačeslavas Mickevičius (in the courtyard of the Dukes' Palace).
17.10–17.40 Gothic leaven pottery firing. Vilnius Potters’ Guild.
17.40–18.55 Concert of Saulius Petreikis Trio.
19.00 End of the first day of the festival.

Sunday, July 12th
10.00–19.00 Presentations of ancient crafts. Educational sessions: crafts, music and military tradition. Lectures*
10.30–11.00 Medieval music. Ambera.
11.10–11.50 Medieval dance program 'Life and Joy of Townspeople'. Saltus Gladii.
12.00–12.50 Performance by the medieval illusionist and juggler Viačeslavas Mickevičius.
12.50–13.30 XIV-XV a. Presentation of the army of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. Combat, interactive exposition. Vilkatlakai, Varingis, Vendes Komturia.
13.35–14.20 Educational program For children and non-children about Lithuanian folk songs, games and instruments. Ineta Meduneckytė-Tamošiūnienė and students of the Folklore Singing Department of Varėna J. Čiurlionytė School of Arts.
14.30–15.10 Medieval dance performance 'Son and Crown. 1475.' Saltus Gladii, Ambera.
14.30–15.10 Competition for children Vytautas the Great family. Clay molding.
14.30–15.20 Ancient table game Kvirkatas (Alquerque) tournament. Experimental Museum Viking Village.
15.20–16.00 Performance by the medieval illusionist and juggler Viačeslavas Mickevičius.
16.10–16.50 XIV – XV a. Presentation of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania army's fight against the Teutonic Order and armor. Vilkatlakai, Varingis, Hospitalierai, Vendes Komturia.
17.00–17.50 Performance by the medieval illusionist and juggler Viačeslavas Mickevičius (in the courtyard of the Dukes' Palace).
18.00–19.00 Concert. Gyvata.
19.00 End of the festival.

*The information about the lectures and educational sessions will be available on Facebook profile of the event and within the territory of the castle.
The organiser reserves the right to make minor changes in the programme.

Entrance fee for adults – 10 Eur.
Entrance fee for school children, students and senior citizens – 5 Eur.