The Memorial “Silent Bell”

In the square of Alytus town garden stands a memorial called “Silent Bell” dedicated for commemoration of nation’s torment. It gathers all memory symbols of nation’s resistance battles in one place. The memorial is designed to honour state prisoners and exiles, partisans of Dainava district as well as Lithuanian army rebels of June 22-28, 1941. Authors of the memorial are sculptor Stasys Žirgulis and architect Leonas Adomkus.