Exhibition annotation

Kaunas residential-commercial house is situated in the Open Air Museum of Lithuania. It was built at the end of the 19th c. – the beginning of the 20th c. in Kaunas suburbs (Savanorių a. in the present day). The house was moved to the museum in 1990–1992.

The building has unique shapes and a planned structure. It stands out with the main façade division, rich décor, elaborate door and gate decorations, windows shape and their partitioning fitted for shop’s showcases. It has a possession passage into the courtyard typical for town. The shapes, proportions, planning, constructions and décor of the Kaunas residential-commercial house are all city style.

Interwar manufactory shop ‘Gražina’ is established in the first floor of the Museum. Interwar sewing houses and expositions of renowned Alsėdžiai (Plungė District) jacquard loom weaver Justina Tolutaitė’s weaver shop – in the second. Sewing machines and embroidery from the collection of the Open Air Museum of Lithuania are exhibited in the sewing house. The most valuable exhibits are displayed in this virtual exhibition.