The Estonian and German culture ministries will visit Vilnius on Thursday and Friday to attend the Song Festival and other cultural events, the Lithuanian Culture Ministry said.
Lithuanian Song festival in Kaunas
© DELFI

Estonian Culture Minister Indrek Saar will visit Song Festival events and the 13th edition of the Baltic Triennial, named "Give Up The Ghost", taking place in all three Baltic countries for the first time.

The Estonian minister will meet with his Lithuanian counterpart, Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson, to discuss the implementation of the Baltic countries' centennial programs and further steps to promote closer cooperation between Baltic cultural organizations.

Monika Gruetters, the German minister for culture and media, is coming to Vilnius on Friday to attend a ceremony marking the completion of the Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania and to open an international exhibition named "The Saxon Electors -- the Grand Dukes of Lithuania: Court Culture and Art under the Reign of Augustus II and Augustus III. Exhibition of the Dresden State Art Collections".

BNS
It is prohibited to copy and republish the text of this publication without a written permission from UAB „BNS“.
Leave a comment
or for anonymous commenting click here
By posting, you agree to terms
Read comments Read comments

Rasa Juknevičienė takes up the position of NATO PA President

On 24 September 2018, Rasa Juknevičienė , Head of the Seimas Delegation to the NATO PA, came to...

Pope arrives in Estonia

Pope Francis arrived in Estonia on Tuesday on the last leg of his trip to the three Baltic...

Lithuanian president leaves for UN Week in New York

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė is leaving on Tuesday for New York City to attend the...

Pope Francis bids farewell to Lithuania

Pope Francis on Tuesday morning bid farewell to Lithuania in a farewell ceremony at Vilnius Airport...

Lithuanian president praises pope for his courage to reform Church

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that Pope Francis , who is ending his Baltic tour on...