Structure and contacts

Šarūnas Birutis


Contacts of Ministry

J.Basanavičiaus g. 5, LT-01118 Vilnius, Lithuania
Ph. no. +370 (5) 219 3400
Fax no. +370 (5) 262 3120


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2016 08 23
European Capital of Culture 2022 expert panel’s report

The Expert Panel of the competition for the 2022 European Capital of Culture title in Lithuania produced the pre-selection stage report containing a general assessment of all the applications as well as recommendations to the short-listed cities of Kaunas and Klaipėda.

2016 08 08
Digitising cultural heritage for future generations

The Ministry of Culture outlined to Adjacent Government journal how Lithuania is supporting digitisation of cultural heritage in libraries, museums and archives.

2016 07 18
Lithuanian and German Minister of Culture opened International Thomas Mann Festival “HUMAN DIGNITY”

On 16 July, Lithuanian Minister of Culture Šarūnas Birutis and Prof. Dr. Monika Grütters, Minister of State to the Federal Chancellor and Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media, discussed bilateral cultural issues and opened the 20 th Thomas Mann Festival in Nida.

2016 07 15
Minister of culture expressed condolences to his French colleagues over the tragedy in Nice

On 15 July, Šarūnas Birutis, the Minister of Culture,  has sent a letter of sympathy and condolences to Audrey Azoulay, the French Minister of Culture and Communications, and Philippe Jeantaud, the French Ambassador to Lithuania, over the tragic events in Nice.