Exhibits

This exhibition contains thirty portraits of saints and Lithuanian noblemen, which are demonstrated in order to introduce one with the artist’s creative techniques and the religious and historical plot. The works of this artist are relevant today as well. P. Smuglevicius’ portraits are characterized by masterful composition, accurate drawing, distinct and generalized form, and subtle changes in lighting. The artist left behind a vast amount of his paintings that contribute to the creation of Lithuanian culture and formation of the society’s identity.
The first Lithuanian coinage beginning linked to the fourteenth century. end. took place on important political events in Lithuania, which led to further developments in Lithuania. One of the most interesting state of historical, economic and cultural heritage legacy of characters is money.
The most valuable and unique collection of archaeological finds of the sea coast region is stored in the Kretinga Museum. The museum is proud of the collections that consist of the art works of manor houses, folk and ethnographic art. The most interesting and unique exhibits are exhibited in the expositions, temporary exhibitions and this virtual exhibition.
Tapestry is a unique woven wall carpet, also called a hand-woven painting. Collection of 25 tapestries created in 16th – 17th c. is stored in National Museum Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania. There are three oldest Gothic tapestries, as well as Renaissance and Baroque tapestries of various themes. In this virtual exhibition these tapestries from the collection of National Museum Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania are displayed.
Biržai Region Museum ‘Sėla’ established in the Biržai Castle is one of the oldest museums that accumulated the largest ant the most valuable collection in the periphery of Lithuania. The most interesting, valuable and unique exhibits from various collections of Biržai Region Museum ‘Sėla’ are displayed in this virtual exhibition.