Lithuanian Aviation Museum

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Abbreviation LAM
Address Veiverių g. 132, Kaunas, LT-46338, Kauno m. sav., Lietuva
Phone No (8 37) 29 55 47
Fax No (8 37) 29 55 47
E-mail aviacijos.muziejus@gmail.com
Website
Type by theme technika
Institution code 190756468
Bank account number LT 53 7300 0100 0223 3885

Information about the museum

Lithuanian Aviation Museum was established in 1990 by the aviators’ efforts in the premises of the historical Kaunas Steponas Darius and Stasys Girėnas Airport passenger terminal. The mission of the museum is to present the history and heritage of Lithuanian aviation to the society, especially to the youth. In 1991 the publishing-house of the museum “Plieno sparnai” (“Steel Wings”) was established. It publishes the museum chronicle of the same name, memoir books and monographs. Since 1997 the collection of exhibits of Lithuanian Fire and Rescue Service history was started as well. The museum is the coordination centre of the aviation history research in Lithuania.
The permanent museum exposition acquaints visitors with the development of Lithuanian aviation since its beginning till nowadays, introduces to the work and achievements of Lithuanian airmen, aircraft and other aviation machines used in Lithuania. Paintings, photographs, models of various aircraft and their originals, Fire and Rescue Service equipment and rescuer machines are exhibited here.

Branches and units of the museum

  Birthplace-Museum of the Pilot Steponas Darius Dariaus k., Judrėnų sen., LT-96292, Klaipėdos r. sav., Lietuva
  Birthplace-Museum of the Pilot Stasys Girėnas Vytogalos k., Upynos sen., LT-75241, Šilalės r. sav., Lietuva