Vingis park

Vingis Park – in Vilnius, Neris b   vingio parkas5end, in the park, a resting place. Area – 162 acres. Park in the southeastern part of the lake occluded location remained a small swamp. The western part is located in a part of Vilnius University Botanical Garden. Neris River and covers 160 hectares located in Bend Park. XV – XVI century. He belonged to Radvilos later – Bishop Ignas Masalskis later – it was owned Leontij Beningsenui, who built ornate pine summer palace. In 1919. Reborn Vilnius University, the former mansion of The Park was established in the Botanical Garden. Of the twentieth century. the garden was devastated by a flood and war. Great part of the Garden was moved to another location.

The park has two entrances from M. K. Čiurlionis and Birute street. Near the entrance to the Park from M. K. Čiurlionis side of the street is a classical chapel and next to it is the cemetery for German soldiers.

Inflection Park – a favorite Vilnius walking, biking or roller-skating. The park is popular with not only athletes. Center of the park bandstand hosts a variety of concerts, events and festivals. In 1988. stadium to stage rallies took place in the Movement, and in 1993. Pope John Paul II celebrated mass.

During the summer, the park animating, its center for children rides, several cafes, sports equipment rentals and a small zoo.

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