Augustine Monastery in Videniskiai

Augustine Monastery in Videniskiai

Videniškiai is one of the most distinctive areas of the region. St. Laurynas church and Repentance (Atgailos) canons monastery testifies to the rich past of this village, an integral part of the Dukes Giedraičiai family...

During the tour of the Videniškiai monastery, you will be acquainted with the activities of the Giedraičiai family and their history in Videniškiai. You will learn about their influence on the development of the village. You will find out why the first White Augustinian monks arrived to Videniškiai and how the monastery looked like at the time of the thrive of the fellowship of the monks and what made the monastery special. You will have the opportunity to be acquainted with a rather rare subject in the province of Lithuania - the remains of the portrait frescoes of the senior of the monastery, their history and fate over the centuries. In a monastery you can try monks stew.

Exposure Visit Time: Tuesdays - Saturdays 9am to 5pm 

 

Šilelio g. 6a, Videniškių k, Videniškių sen., Molėtų r. (55.217036, 25.277779) (View map)
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