Underground of Vilnius Town Hall & Ancient Leather Processing

Underground of Vilnius Town Hall & Ancient Leather Processing
Tours & Sightseeing > Underground Tours > Underground Tours
$64.12
Duration: 3 hours
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Description

Explore underground of Vilnius Town Hall, get to know about old crafts in Vilnius Old Town and try an ancient leather processing!

Guide will meet you and leed you to undergrouond of Town Hall.
A tour at Vilnius Town Hall is an opportunity to learn more about the history of the city. During the tour, you will learn about important rulings signed under the in the chambers of the Town Hall and have an opportunity to descend to the cellars, where the former Town Magistrate’s jail used to operate. A previously unexperienced or forgotten journey into one of the oldest buildings in Vilnius will give you a new insight into this wonderful city’s past.

Continue with An Old Crafts Workshop tour.
Craft workshop-exposition (“live museum”) is interesting even without the working craftsmen: tools and wares are exhibited so that you can see the work process. History of Vilnius city craftsmanship is presented in the workshop dating back to the times of Grand Duke Gediminas, who invited craftsmen from all over Europe. It is a great place to feel the history of old Vilnius and take part of it with you.

Experience an ancient leather processing.
You will be introduced to the different kinds of leather, working tools, and different leather items made in ancient times (pouches, belts, belt bags, footwear, etc.). Participants test the leather decoration and processing tools, they can make an ornamented bracelet or a small case themselves.

Explore underground of Vilnius Town Hall, get to know about old crafts in Vilnius Old Town and try an ancient leather processing!