Photography Museum is a specialized museum of photography art, one and only in Lithuania. It is an important multifunctional center, which preserves and represents significant collection of 150 000 objects, an important part of Lithuanian visual heritage: photographs, technology and equipment of photography, collection of prints and documents, other objects. In 2014th, modernized museum started to organize photography exhibitions of contemporary and historical Lithuania, as well as foreign exhibitions. Meetings with authors and researchers of photography art and other innovative educational and recreational activities are organized. By the agreement of three parties in 2014th, Lithuanian Ministry of Culture, Šiauliai Aušros Museum and Tatjana-Luckienė-Aldag, in Photography Museum Vitas Luckus photography Center was established. In the Center research on art of Lithuanian Photography of the second half of 20th century is made. Research on works of artists of the time and one of the most conceptual representatives of his time, Vitas Luckus are made. In Photography Museum, the collection is preserved, recognition of the center is being built.
Address: Vilniaus st. 140, LT-76296 Šiauliai
Tel: +370 41 52 43 96
Tue 10 am–6 pm
Wed 10 am–7 pm, Thur–Fri 10 am–6 pm
Sat–Sun 11 am–5 pm
From the beginning of April till the end of September
1 h. – free of charge.
After purchasing a museum visiting ticket, extra 1 h. – free of charge.
Over 2 hours, 1 EUR per hour.
Twenty-four hours – 12 EUR.
- Schoolchildren, students, pensioners, after presenting LR, EU or international identity card ISIC and teachers who have international identity card ITIC, young people who have European Youth Card, the members of the Lithuanian Artists' Associationare and the members of the Lithuanian Filmmakers Union, given 50 per cent discount to visit the museum and for guided tour.
- Pre-school age children, children from children's homes, disabled persons, curators of Lithuanian Republic, the members of International Museum Council (ICOM), the members of friends club of Šiauliai "Aušros" museum, the teachers who accompany schoolchildren groups, disadvantaged schoolchildren groups visit the museum free of charge (the list has to be presented in advance), other services are provided with 50 per cent discount.