Museum of Emilija Pliaterytė in Kapčiamiestis

The Emilijas Pliaterytė Museum of Kapčiamiestis was started in 1984. Kapčiamiestis high school. in 2006 became a branch of the Lazdijai Region Museum, which was named after Emilia Pliaterytė. Currently, the museum has four expositions. One of them is dedicated to 1831. to the captain of the rebellion Emilija Pliateryte. In this museum, you can familiarize yourself with the history of Kapčiamiestis from ancient times to the present, exile and resistance, the history of the school, the traditional culture of the region, and plenty of information about the luminaries of the region.

Educational programs:

Fragrant bags with Baltic symbols,
From today to ancient times,
The old still remember – the young only learn
I’m holding my hat – daisies please,
Christmas is coming
A woman in the history of the ages,
I love Lithuania very much,
A badger’s dream (to commemorate the equinox).

From 2022 July 1 Visiting the Lazdijai Region Museum and its branches is paid, more information at