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On May 18, 2019 two large events will be held in Šiauliai: Street Music Day and European Night of Museums.

During the daytime, professional and amateur musicians will perform, different performances related to music will be held in Šiauliai streets. In the evening, even 15 museums will be open and the visitors will be invited to see expositions and take part in exclusive events.

Both events are free.

PROGRAM

CHAIMAS FRENKELIS VILLA (VILNIAUS ST. 74)
19.00 Opening of the exhibition “Archive” of Šiauliai artists’ organization
19.30, 20.20 Justas Juškevičius’ music performance
20.00 Showing of the first Lithuanian colour film “Marš, marš, tra-ta-ta!”
22.00 Broadcasting of “Eurovision” final

THE PARK OF CHAIMAS FRENKELIS VILLA
19.00–24.00 Barbecue and grill food van “CASK outside”
19.00–21.00 Educational activities in the arbours of the park
19.00–21.00 Exhibition of vintage cars of Šiauliai “Senų ratų” club
20.00–24.00 Concerts given by:
20.00 Inesa Bumblauskaitė and Dovilė Šimkutė
20.30 Ainė Bartašiūtė and Klaidas Kauneckas
21.30 Elzė Urbietytė
22.20 Group “VV”
23.00 Gabija Petrauskaitė

BICYCLE MUSEUM (VILNIAUS ST. 139)
19.00–24.00 Visiting of exposition
19.00–20.00 Relay race with bikes near the museum
19.00–22.00 Educational workshops

PHOTOGRAPHY MUSEUM  (VILNIAUS ST. 140)
19.00–24.00 Interactive educational activity in Virginijus Kinčinaitis’ exhibition “SUBLIME II” and educational spaces
19.00–24.00 Virtual reality with “Enter VR”
22.00–24.00 Broadcasting of “Eurovision” final

TERRACE OF PHOTOGRAPHY MUSEUM
19.00–24.00 Concerts given by:
19.00 Group “Good Question”
19.45 Group “Sun city line”
20.30 Group “Migracija”
21.00 Group “Kieno miške kankorėžiai”
22.00 Group “Church on Wheels”
23.00 Group “The Phonic Strings”

JONAS KRIVICKAS HISTORY MUSEUM AT JULIUS JANONIS GYMNASIUM (TILŽĖS ST. 137)
19.00–22.00 Exclusive stories and facts about the school in the museum and school basement, the opportunity to sit at the old wooden school desk and learn from the old textbooks

RADIO AND TELEVISION MUSEUM (VILNIAUS ST. 174)
19.00–24.00 Programme “On the Old Screen”, Radiocommunication association’s exhibition of radio cards
19.00 Meeting with a shortwave radio specialist Jonas Paškauskas

EDUCATIONAL CENTRE OF ŠIAULIAI “AUŠROS” MUZEUM (AUŠROS AL. 47)
19.00–24.00 Stories told by archaeologists in the exposition, winding of colour strings using ancient technique, opportunity to sit at the school desk of the interwar period of the 20th century and remember the lessons of calligraphy and handcrafts

COURT HISTORY MUSEUM OF ŠIAULIAI DISTRICT COURT (DVARO ST. 83)
19.00–24.00 Excursions in the museum and in the only one in Lithuania court hall named after Peliksas Bugailiškis, introducing the history of courts of Lithuania and Šiauliai. Excursions start at 19.00, 20.00, 21.00, 22.00 and 23.00. The limited number of visitors is allowed at one time

ŠIAULIAI  RAILROAD MUSEUM (DUBIJOS ST. 26)
19.00–24.00 Exhibits featuring railway history in the museum and outdoor exposition. Performances of museum friends, games and entertainment for children

ŠIAULIAI CINEMA MUSEUM (AUŠROS AL. 15)
19.00–24.00 Exposition of Šiauliai film history. Film retrospective “Šiauliai in Films”

ŠIAULIAI MUSEUM OF ISOLATOR OF INVESTIGATION (TRAKŲ ST. 10)
18.00–22.00 Guided tours on the history of Šiauliai isolator of investigation, the system of execution of punishments, etc. It is necessary to register in advance and get permission

DEFENCE AND WARFARE EDUCATION CENTRE AT ŠIAULIAI UNIVERSITY  (P. VIŠINSKIO ST. 38)
19.00–22.00 Acquaintance with Lithuanian military and defense development, the partisan wars of the 20th century, army uniforms

NATURE MUSEUM OF STASYS GLIAUDYS AT ŠIAULIAI UNIVERSITY (P. VIŠINSKIO ST. 25-407)
18.00–21.00 Acquaintance with exhibits of wildlife: various species of birds, animals, sea stars, hedgehogs, amphibians, fish, reptiles, etc.

MUSEUM OF WATER FACILITIES (VYTAUTO ST. 103)
19.00–24.00 Visiting of the museum: UAB “Šiaulių vandenys” history, the development of city water supply and sewage system, its modernization, staff’s traditions

VANDA KAVALIAUSKIENĖ‘S CAT MUSEUM (ŽUVININKŲ ST. 18)
19.00–22.00 Acquaintance with the exposition of renewed museum, with “museum director” – cat Perlas and six thousand cats from all over the world

ŽALIŪKIAI VILLAGE MILLER’S FARMSTEAD (ARCHITEKTŲ ST. 73)
19.00–24.00 Shepherds’ joys near the bonfire
23.00–24.00 Singing together with farmhouse hostesses
23.00–01.00 Observing heaven’s lights
24.00 Midnight excursion in the windmill together with a miller