Kelmė Manor

Dvaro g. 15, Kelmė, Lithuania
Lng: 22.938485 , Lat: 55.6383075

Contact person: Danutė Žalpienė
Phone: +37042761065 / kelmesmuziejus@gmail.com
www.kelmesmuziejus.lt
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Description

Kelmė manor is  the rare manor of baroque style province in Lithuania. The total area of Kelmė Manor homestead, including the park, is 15.2 ha. In 1780 a brick Baroque manor house was built in Kelmė. The two storey brick gates, resembling a tower, is a distinctive building of Kelmė manor homestead. The gates performed multiple functions: a representative entrance, at the first floor area there was a serfs’ jail and at the second floor there was a library with an open arcade for the orchestra. In 1591 noblemen Gruževskis, active supporters of the Reformation, became the new possessors of the manor and owned it for 350 years. Nowadays, the buildings of Kelmė manor ensemble are used as Kelmė Regional Museum.

Additional information

September – April, Mondays–Fridays 8.00–18.00, Sunday 10.00–14.00. May – August, Mondays–Fridays 8.00–18.00, Saturdays, Sundays 10.00–14.00
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06.03.2020
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12.06.2020
Historical parks and gardens days in castles and manors
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On the first weekend of July many castles and manors in Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia will open their gates to the parks for the visitors. Lithuanian castles and manors association invites to spend the time in nature and get to know historical places on Parks and gardens days in castles and manors.
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06.07.2020
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01.08.2020
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Kelmė Manor
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22.08.2020
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22.08.2020
Concert at Kelmė manor
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