Castle museum

Priešpilio g. 2, 91240 Klaipėda Navigate 55.705847, 21.129203

Type: Activities /History & Culture


This small museum is located inside the ruins of the old castle surrounded by moats, which was built in Klaipėda in the 13th century. Inside the authentic 16–18th-century posterns, you will learn about the development of the castle and the city. The museum exhibits archaeological articles and documents found in the castle and the Old Town, the seals of the Klaipėda city, and the reconstructed clothing of the 17th century. Among the exhibits, the symbol of the Renaissance Klaipėda, a golden ring with an inlaid gemstone, and the scale model of the Klaipėda castle and city of the second half of the 17th century.