Structure and contacts


Simonas Kairys

Minister of culture

Contacts of Ministry

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


2021 04 26
REACT-EU initiative will allocate EUR 15.5 million to Lithuania’s cultural and creative industries

The European Commission has approved the funds allocated to Lithuania under the REACT-EU initiative, including the funding to cultural and creative industries (CCI), which is planned to amount to EUR 15.5 million.

2021 04 16
UNESCO World Heritage Centre has been informed about the process of Vilnius City master plan’s amendment

The Ministry of Culture has informed the UNESCO World Heritage Centre about the undergoing project of the Vilnius City master plan until 2030 and the conducted assessment of the impact on heritage.

2021 03 25
The Minister of Culture has initiated a joint appeal to the European Commission for funding of cinema festivals

Minister of Culture Simonas Kairys, together with his counterparts in Czechia, Estonia, Cyprus, Latvia, Poland, Malta, Slovakia and Slovenia, appealed to the European Commission regarding funding for cinema festivals in accordance with the Creative Europe programme for 2021–2027.

2021 03 22
New European Bauhaus: How cities of the future will look

At 9.00 am on 25 March, an online discussion is held on the New European Bauhaus initiative, inviting the participation of community groups concerned about how our residential environment will look in the future.