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Ninth Fort

Kaunas LT-47435, Lithuania
+370 37 377750
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Interesting place

Its very interesting historical place, where you can see and feel the effects of the Second World... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2017
rimocik23
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Carrigallen, Ireland
Worth the effort

First challenge, actually getting there. There is a bus stop called 9th fort and you get off and... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2017
andysm2015
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London, United Kingdom
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Kaunas LT-47435, Lithuania
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Reviewed February 6, 2017

Its very interesting historical place, where you can see and feel the effects of the Second World War

Thank rimocik23
Reviewed January 21, 2017

First challenge, actually getting there. There is a bus stop called 9th fort and you get off and follow a path to an underpass and then that takes you into the museum. If you've got a phone just use that to find the underpass. The...More

Thank andysm2015
Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Went to visit this attraction and was so looking forward as I love history Upon arrival we where not met with a friendly face at all we where told that they close at 4pm it was 2.35 so we entered the first building we where...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed December 19, 2016

This is the place of Holocaust. I recommend to take guided tour. It is also the old Fort which was usualy used for defense and later as a jail

Thank Lithuanian-guest
Reviewed December 9, 2016

The Ninth Fort in Kaunas, Lithuania is fabulous! It is full of history and GREAT for "history buffs" like myself. The fort was built in 1913 when Lithuania was part of the Russian Empire. Our guide was young, handsome, and extremely informative. His English was...More

Thank Matthhew
Reviewed November 13, 2016

It is one of the best places in Kaunas to visit as a tourist. Also, has and interesting museum nearby.

1  Thank Juozas K
Reviewed November 6, 2016

Interesting place for history lovers, a terrible view of holokaust. You can see a 9-th fort of Kaunas defence castle too. Many walking and sightseeing.

Thank Valentinas P
Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

It really is a terribly sad place, but surely not to miss as it is a monument for horrific time in history of Kaunas and Lithuania. I doubt we can perceive the scale of atrocities that happened in this place, but just being there gives...More

1  Thank dobing
Reviewed October 25, 2016

It's probably the best place to film historical movies. But not to go inside if you have claustrophobia

1  Thank Norvilas Ž
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Impressive monument. I did not visit the fortress, since it was not open yet, but I was awestruck with this monument. A local to be respectful towards the victims.

1  Thank Ana L
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RICHIEGIBBOY
December 24, 2016|
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Response from twotterdhc6 | Reviewed this property |
I took bus #23 from the train station. There is no bus stopping at the museum itself. The closest stop is "9-ojo forto muziejus". You will then have to find a walking path that crosses under the divided expressway to get to... More
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Monika V
January 26, 2016|
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Response from Jovyde J | Reviewed this property |
They don't work on Tuesdays, sometimes on Mondays, too. They are open from 10 am. If you want to visit dungeons, you will have to get a guide. Therefore, I offer to call them in advance. It can take from an hour up to two... More
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PeterDane
September 2, 2015|
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Response from Inga P | Reviewed this property |
Opening hours of the IXth fort: Monday, Wednesday – Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Admission fee : 2,30 € adult. Most things are labelled in English and guided tours can also be booked in English. I suggest you to book guided tour... More
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