The Native Homestead-Museum of V. Mykolaitis-Putinas

Contacts

 

Vieta

12 Pilotiškių St, Pilotiškės village,

Naujoji Ūta Parish,

Prienai Distric Manucipality
info@prienumuziejus.lt

 

 

Business hours

 

Tue to Fri between 9.00 to 18.00

(Lunch break 13.00 to 13.45)
Sat between 10.00 to 16.00
Days off: Mon, Sun

 

If you wish to visit the museum at any other time, call +370 608 02893

 

The museum was established in the fatherland of the poet, prose writer, playwright, literary historian and professor Vincas Mykolaitis-Putinas in 1971

 

 

Vincas Mykolaitis-Putinas’ parents were wealthy peasants who had a large family, in which Vincas was the eldest son

 

The poet’s childhood atmosphere manifests itself in the guest room where his family’s furniture, photos and books are exhibited.

The museum is closed during the following holidays:

 

• January 1st. – New Year

• February 16th – Lithuanian State Restoration Day
• March 11th. – Day of Restoration of Independence of Lithuania
• St. Easter (Sunday and Monday).
• May 1st. – International Labour Day
• Mother’s Day on the first Sunday in May
• The first Sunday in June – Father’s Day
• June 24th. – St. John’s Day (Dew and Midsummer’s Day)
• July 6th – Statehood Day (Coronation of King Mindaugas)
• August 15th. – Assumption day (Day of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin)
• November 1st. – All Saints Day
• December 24th. – Christmas Eve
• December 25 – 26. Christmas