Žemaitija National Park

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Top ChoiceMuseum in Žemaitija National Park

Cold War Museum

This museum on the site of a former Soviet nuclear missile base is situated deep in the heart of the Žemaitija National Park. The highlight is the chance to poke around inside one of the former underground...

Top ChoiceMuseum in Žemaitija National Park

Plateliai Manor

The old granary and stable of the former Plateliai Manor now houses a highly worthwhile museum complex. The granary holds a multistorey exhibition dedicated to the nature, history and ethnography of the area, as...

Museum in Žemaitija National Park

Žemaitija Art Museum

The 19th-century Oginski Palace, in the nearby city of Plungė, holds an interesting collection of modern Samogitian art (carvings and metal works). The landscaped grounds surrounding the palace, criss-crossed...

Lithuanian in Žemaitija National Park

Užkandinė Plate Lyn

The pick of a small, uninspiring bunch, this restaurant serves Lithuanian staples and quantity-over-quality set lunches (€4).

Lithuanian in Žemaitija National Park

Yacht Club

The Yacht Club is ideal for a quiet meal – perhaps fried zander with potatoes and salad, or grilled pork with mushrooms – and a sundowner by the lake.