Description of activities
M. K. ČIURLIONIS HOUSE
is a memorial site, a historic building in the Old Town of Vilnius, where from 1907 to 1908 resided composer
and artist Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis, the genius of the Lithuanian nation. Today the room, rented by Čiurlionis, houses memorial exposition reflecting the stylistics of his time. Starting summer 2020, an audio guide will be available in several languages. In other rooms changing exhibitions, educational activities, excursions, and various cultural activities are being held.
New tourist services offered as of summer 2020:
Excursion in Vilnius Old Town
M. K. ČIURLIONIS VILNIUS. This is a walking tour for the curious and the ones open to new challenges – in two hours we will walk over the entire historic Old Town of Vilnius. During the tour you will discover the venues where M. K. Čiurlionis performed and his art exhibitions were held, find out where and under what circumstances the artist met his future wife Sofija Kymantaitė, where meetings of Vilnius’ Lithuanians, choir rehearsals and staging of theatre productions as well as secret lectures took place. You will learn about the places where Čiurlionis and Kymantaitė worked together in order to enrich the cultural life of their community. The story of these two people in love will intertwine with the stories of other famous personalities who were also instrumental for the future of Lithuania, and will be enriched with testimonies of their contemporaries.
Duration: 120 min.
Languages: LT, RU, PL, DE, ENG, IT, FR, JPN, CHI
The fee for a group of up to 30 persons: 100 Eur.
For those who like to individually experience the spirit of the city, Čiurlionis House has created an application M. K. ČIURLIONIS VILNIUS, which you can download for free on your smartphone. With this application you can discover Vilnius at the time when Čiurlionis lived and worked here, when Lithuanian national movement started to be reborn here.
On-request concerts at Čiurlionis House
In the cosy 40-seat hall of Čiurlionis House, you can delve into Čiurlionis’ work by listening to his piano music and learning about his life and art (LT, ENG, RU, PL). During the concert, a presentation of his paintings on screen is also available.
Price for the hour-long concert-presentation:150 Eur.
Summer concerts at Čiurlionis House
RESOUNDING ČIURLIONIS VILNIUS. Every Tuesday and Thursday of the summer months at 19.00 immerse yourself into the world of Čiurlionis' music, surrounded by his magical paintings. Čiurlionis' bond with the piano was particularly intimate – he composed for the instrument throughout his life; it was at the piano that his boldest and most sacred creative ideas were born.
Start: 19.00 every Tuesday and Thursday,
Location: Čiurlionis House, Savičiaus st. 11
Duration: 70 min.
Ticket price: 10 Eur.
Details of all offers and registration for events
+370 (646) 53503