2017-10-20 08:00
On Saturday 21 October Kaunas National Drama Theatre is inviting international Kaunas citizens and city guests to the theatre play “Barbara”, which is telling the story of the legendary couple – The Grand Duke of Lithuania Sigismund II Augustus and his beloved wife Barbara Radziwill – in the modern-day context. The...
2017-10-06 14:45
Have you already climbed the stairs up the Freedom Monument in Vienybės Square just in front of central KTU building? Have you visited the exhibition of three exceptional artists at Kaunas Picture Gallery? Did you have a chance to discover 24 works of art across the city? If not, Visit Kaunas recommends you to...
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2017-09-26 16:30
For three weeks from today Kaunas citizens will be able to learn French, Spanish, German and Italian while travelling to work or studies by city transport. This is one of the initiatives of European Commission Representation in Lithuania on the occasion of European Day of Languages, which is being celebrated in all...
2017-09-21 15:15
“I think I could be Japanese – I have the personality. Not the height, though”, Tomas Bagdonas, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) renewable energy student, is joking. The young man has spent last summer in Gifu University in Japan. KTU student has left for Japan in April, when sakuras are blossoming. At the time...
2017-09-20 17:45
From discovering new plants to diving into contemporary art – Visit Kaunas has more than a few brilliant ideas for the still warm days and increasingly chilly autumn nights. Below, you will find some pastime ideas for stay in Kaunas, whether it is sunny or wet. The list is by no means definite – more of them,...
2017-09-01 13:45
September 2–9 in Kaunas, Sugihara Week for commemoration of Chiune Sugihara will take place. The week dedicated to the legacy of legendary Japanese diplomat will invite to attend film screenings, concerts and exhibitions, to city tours and workshops, Kaunas Tourist Information Office informs. More than 70 years have...
2017-08-25 16:00
Saturday 26 August the second festival Freedom Picnic (Lt Laisvės piknikas) will take place in Nemunas island, in the centre of Kaunas. Organised by iconic journalist and author Andrius Tapinas, last year the festival gathered an impressive crowd of 10,000 people from around Lithuania.  This year’s Picnic’s...
2017-08-17 16:30
On Thursday 24 August a Welcome Week for international students arriving to Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) started. You are all invited to take part in your first adventure at the University: to participate in introductory lectures, to gain knowledge about study processes and the University’s life, to join...
2017-08-15 10:00
Kaunas has good news for cyclists – from the beginning of August, the city buses and trolleybuses will carry bicycles for free, Kaunas municipality informs. Bicycles can be carried by buses and trolleybuses marked with special signs, which mean that inside there are special places for bicycles. In total, there are...
2017-08-11 15:30
Kaunas Tourism Information Centre has recently issued the Gastro Guide for the best pubs, restaurants and market places in the city. Although you can find a paper copy across the city, the electronic version might be more convenient for smart use. The map features a comprehensive list of almost 100 spots, each...
2017-08-04 17:30
You have probably noticed freshly green-painted portions of pavements and streets across Kaunas centre. This is to signify the new Kaunas municipality initiative – Kaunas is aiming to become the first 100% bike-friendly city in the Baltics.  According to information provided by Kaunas city, only 1% of Kaunas...
2017-08-02 10:00
For those of you who did not travel home for vacation: hosted by the team of the historic cinema Romuva, the open-air cinema will screen a total of 13 movies this summer, it’s Kaunastic informs. Click here for the full programme (look for the phrase “Lauko kinas”) and do not miss this Thursdays’ documentary The...