Gediminas Avenue, Vilnius

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Gediminas Avenue (Lithuanian: Gedimino prospektas) is the main street of Vilnius, where most of the governmental institutions of Lithuania are concentrated, including the government, parliament, Constitutional Court and ministries. It is also the place of cultural institutions such as Lithuanian National Drama Theatre, Bank of Lithuania, Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre and Martynas Mažvydas National Library Nowadays it is also a popular shopping and dining street. It is partially a pedestrian street in the evenings when the traffic is prohibited.

Named after the Grand Duke of Lithuania Gediminas, the street terminates at the Žvėrynas Bridge over the Neris River near Seimas Palace on one end and at the Cathedral Square and Vilnius Castle Complex on the other, passing the Lukiškės Square. It connects the Old Town with Žvėrynas.
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  • We walked up and down the street, and really enjoyed all the stores and mall. We actually found a supermarket in there, as well as a pharmacy and ATM machines.  more »
  • Excellent, busy hub of Vilnius with lots of amenities, restaurants and shops. It is a stretch where you’ll see interesting architecture, many monuments and is not far from Vilnius Square. Our hotel...  more »

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