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Amber Museum-Gallery (Gintaro Muziejus-Galerija)

Shv. Mykolo g. 8 | Šv. Mykolo g. 12, Vilnius 01124, Lithuania
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Shv. Mykolo g. 8 | Šv. Mykolo g. 12, Vilnius 01124, Lithuania
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

There is no entrance fee to this small museum. There are guides who walk you through and you learn not just where amber comes from but color differentiations and which is most valuable, how to tell fake amber from real and various other interesting tidbits,...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

This little museum provides an easy and convenient way to learn more about the history and uses of amber. The museum is comprehensive but doesn't take a lot of time. You can rely on the genuine quality of the amber jewelry sold here, with peace...More

Thank Dianne K
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Very interesting to see all the different colours of amber.The guide was informative and helpful in answering questions. The museum is down quite a steep set of stairs so might not be easy to access for everyone.

Thank Anne G
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Having traveled to many Eastern European countries and Russia, this museum did nothing for me. It is tiny, and in my opinion, had nothing special to offer.

Thank Zuretski
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

If it Amber you seek, this is the right place. Bursting with displays of different types of Amber (yes, there is a wide variety) you will see numerous talismans from pre-historic times, plus more modern artworks. If you seek to buy Amber, this is the...More

Thank Film G
Reviewed 19 July 2017

A small museum that explains about amber. The shop is next door and has definitely some nice pieces. Get your wallt ready.

Thank 16frogprince
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Learn about this popular product of Lithuania and then shop for some unusual pieces made from the varying colors of amber.

Thank AZtraveler27
Reviewed 13 June 2017

On the price of a postcard, you will get the most informative presentation of the history of amber, grades and a scientific experiment to check whether your amber bracelet is juts a piece if glass, plastic or the real McCoy! Very good guides!

Thank finnscouser
Reviewed 9 June 2017

In writing my Trip Advisors, I have a general policy of not just reiterating/reinforcing previously made comments, but instead trying to add something original. Normally, I simply do not post anything if I have nothing new to add. However, I have made an exception here...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The museum is interesting but what I liked most was the incredibly wide selection of amber jewelry for sale. The prices were very reasonable, the staff helpful and the choices great. I looked at some other places but this was the place I chose to...More

Thank crosswycke
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