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Kretingos rajono turizmo informacijos centras

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Vilniaus g. 2B, Kretinga
Tel. +370 445 73 102
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Darbo laikas:
I-IV 8.00-17.00
V 8.00-15.45
(Pietų pertrauka 12.00-12.45)
VI 10.00-14.00
KRETINGA su sukiu 3

Kalnalis Holy Lawrence Church

  • Wednesday, 22 February 2017 10:09
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Kalnalis village is located in a picturesque area, surrounded by a wide Salantas and Kūlupis river valleys. The settlement was formed in the end of XVIII century when Grūšlaukė landowner Ignas Oginskis built a Holy Lawrence Church in 1777.Here was baptized bishop Motiejus Kazimieras Valančius (1801–1875) in 1801.Little church burned…

Mikoliškiai Saint Joseph Church

  • Wednesday, 22 February 2017 10:09
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Church was built in 1910-1911 by its founder, Mikoliškiai landowner, Russian military engineer, general Liucijonas Bronišas, project. Church is wooden, one tower, rectangularNear stands belfry. Address: L. Bronišo str. 1, MikoliškiaiCoordinates: 55.801445, 21.485103   Panoramic view:

Budriai Exaltation of the Holy Cross Church

  • Wednesday, 22 February 2017 10:09
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Church was built in 1903 in the old churches spot. Church is wooden, historical period style, neo-gothic and secular resort architecture with an open tower and apse. The churchyard fence is made of stone, gates are neo-gothic, plastered with red bricks. In churchyard stands wooden belfry built in 1906. Address:…

Tūbausiai St. Andrew the Apostle Church

  • Wednesday, 22 February 2017 10:09
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Franciscan brothers installed a wooden chapel in the village in 1928. By priest Henrikas Cirtautas effort was built a brick church with one tower by architect J. Zubkus project in 1941-1942. After the war church did not have a permanent priest. By franciscan priest Leopoldas Šeifelė effort church has been…

Darbėnai Holy Apostles Peter and Paul Church

  • Wednesday, 22 February 2017 10:09
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Near Darbėnai marketplace was built a wooden church in 1782 that burned down during 1831 rebellion. In its place count Juozapas Mykolas Tiškevičius built a Romantic era architectural forms stone and plastered bricks church in 1838-1842 by architect Frydrichas Gasbenas project. Wooden tower was set in 1886, stone tower in…

Grūšlaukė St. John of Nepomuk Church

  • Wednesday, 22 February 2017 10:09
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Ignas Oginskis ir Elena Oginskienė allocated funds for church construction in 1765. Church was built in 1778.After Second World War the church burned and was rebuilt in 1947.Near the old wooden church a new church was started to build in 1990 by architects S. Stipinis and V. Žemaitis. Church was…

Jokūbavas Blessed Virgin Mary Church

  • Wednesday, 22 February 2017 10:09
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Church was built in 1991-1996 by architect Edmundas Giedrimas project in the old burnt churches spot. Church is with plastered masonry, one tower, rectangular, single-naved.In churchyard stands cross built in 2004. It is dedicated to commemorate killed ""Kardas"" company partisans in 1948. Address: Raguvškių str. 8, JokūbavasCoordinates: 55.831846, 21.347255

Lazdininkai Lord's Resurrection Chapel

  • Wednesday, 22 February 2017 10:09
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Chapel was built in 1989-2010 by Lazdininkai community resources. Architect Edmundas Giedrimas. Chapel is prayers and funeral homes (basement equipped funeral hall). Address: Joskaudų str. 13, LazdininkaiCoordinates: 55.998885, 21.207618

Kūlupėnai Sacred Matthew's Church

  • Wednesday, 22 February 2017 10:09
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In Kūlupėnai kindergarden was consecrated a chapel in 1993. Architect Leonas Laimutis Mardosas developed a church project in 2003 which was implemented by community in 2006-2014.Church is titled by Samogitian Bishop Motiejus Valančius name. Address: Mokyklos str. 2A, KūlupėnaiCoordinates: 55.960463, 21.476655

Kartena cemetery

  • Wednesday, 22 February 2017 10:09
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Cemetery was founded around in 1795. It remains few old chapels.Famous people buried in the cemetery: builder of Kartena church and the pastor Izidorius Beresnevičius (died in 1886), writer's, doctor's, actor's of the first Lithuanian play in Palanga Vladas Mongirdas mother Ona Šalkauskaitė-Mongirdienė (died in 1911), president's of the Republic…