Expositions of Žemaitija National Park and Shrove Tuesday

Address: Didžioji 22, Plateliai, region of Plungė

Coordinates: 363800, 6213735 (LKS); 56.038255, 21.814255 (WGS); 56° 2' 17.72", 21° 48' 51.32" (WGS).

Shrove Tuesday Carnival exposition. Photo: A. Brazdeikytė

New, attractive, interesting, modern expositions, new experience and the spirit of Samogitia.

Manor of Plateliai has opened its doors to visitors. In the former estate Stable is founded Shrove Tuesday Museum, in the Barn - a modern historical-ethnographic, nature exposition, exhibition hall. A colorful exhibition of nature offers access to interactive wildlife of Park. Ethnographic exhibition highlights the ancient Plateliai - crafts, entertainments, courtiers and ordinary people's lives. Visiting the Shrove Tuesday Museum at any time of year one can feel like in a whirl of Samogitian winter games. We invite you to visit.

Working hours (from 1st May to 31st August):

Tuesday-Friday 10:00-17:00

Saturday 10:00-16:45

Sunday 10:00-17:00

Day off - Monday

Working hours (from 1st September to 30th September):

Tuesday-Friday 10:00-17:00

Saturday 10:00-16:45

Lunch time 12.00 - 13.00

Days off - Sunday, Monday.

Working hours (from 1st October to 30th April):

Tuesday - Friday 10:00-17:00

Saturday 10:00-16:45

Lunch time 12.00 - 13.00

Days off - Sunday, Monday.

Expositions will be closed on the All Saints' Day (1 November), Christmas Eve (24 December), Christmas (25-26 December), New Year (1 January) and Easter (16-17 April).

Attention: Visitors can't visit the museum if less than half an hour left till the lunch time or the end of the work.

Guide service (foreign language)

Entrance fee:

For adults - 2,5 €;

For children, students, pensioners, disabled people - 1,50 €;

Subscriber for a family (2 adults and children)7 €;

Guide service (in foreign language) - 15 €.