Kaunas Town Hall (Survived, k.k.v.r. 1790) (0)
Address: Kauno m. sav., Kauno m., Rotušės a. 15
Architecture type: Professional
Architects: Jonas Matekeris, Benediktas Chojnauskas, Karolis POdčašinskis
Styles: Barokas (bruožai), Klasicizmas, Vėlyvoji Gotika
Ethnical region: Nenurodyta
Region: Kaunas
Epochs: Grand Duchy of Lithuania
Architecture categories: Architecture, Separate building, Administration, Town hall
Materials: Masonry (mixed), Other material
Images: 17
Publications: 0
Consist of 6 object(s)
Tags: Kauno rotušė, Town Hall Square in Kaunas
: Kaunas old town, Kaunas Town Hall, Townhall sq. in Kaunas

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Archaeological researches of Kaunas Town Hall (k.k.v.r. 1790) (0)
Address: Kauno m. sav., Kauno m., Rotušės a. 15
The first archaeological research of Kaunas Town Hall was conducted in 1931, when professor Eduardas Volteris, searching for a rumoured underground tunnel connecting Kaunas castle and the Town Hall, discovered an underground latrine on the northern side of the building. In 1967 a vertical duct constructed...
Architecture type: Professional
Ethnical region: Nenurodyta
Region: Kaunas
Architecture categories: Administration, Town hall
Images: 18
Publications: 0
Consist of 0 object(s)
Self-governing in Kaunas Town Hall (k.k.v.r. 1790) (0)
Address: Kauno m. sav., Kauno m., Rotušės a. 15
The meetings of Kaunas self-government institutions – the town council and governing officers – were held at Kaunas Town Hall. It also contained the premises of the town office, archive and the prison. The main executive institution was the town council. Only in the exceptional cases were the meetings...
Architecture type: Professional
Ethnical region: Nenurodyta
Region: Kaunas
Epochs: Grand Duchy of Lithuania
Architecture categories: Administration, Town hall
Images: 1
Publications: 0
Consist of 0 object(s)
Kaunas Town Hall reconstruction in 1771-1780 (Survived, k.k.v.r. 1790) (0)
Address: Kauno m. sav., Kauno m., Rotušės a. 15
Built in the 16th century, the Town Hall suffered damage in the fire of 1732, its walls and roof started to decay and thus by the middle of 18th century the Town Hall was in constant need of repair. Lacking funds, the attempts to renovate the Town Hall without major reconstruction in 1763-1768 were unsuccessful...
Architecture type: Professional
Year: 1771 - 1780
Ethnical region: Nenurodyta
Region: Kaunas
Epochs: Grand Duchy of Lithuania
Architecture categories: Architecture, Administration, Town hall
Materials: Masonry (brick)
Images: 1
Publications: 0
Consist of 0 object(s)
The clock of Kaunas Town Hall (Survived, k.k.v.r. 1790) (0)
Address: Kauno m. sav., Kauno m., Rotušės a. 15
It is not known whether Kaunas Town Hall contained its clock before the reconstruction which took place in the 8th decade of the 18th century. During the reconstruction of the Town Hall, the magistrate decided to purchase the clock for the nearly completed tower of the Town Hall. The clock was delivered...
Architecture type: Professional
Year: 1774 - 1777
Ethnical region: Nenurodyta
Region: Kaunas
Epochs: Grand Duchy of Lithuania
Architecture categories: Town hall
Images: 5
Publications: 0
Consist of 0 object(s)
The illuminations of Kaunas Town Hall (k.k.v.r. 1790) (0)
Address: Kauno m. sav., Kauno m., Rotušės a. 15
The illuminations of Kaunas Town Hall were arranged to honour various rulers and are connected with the beginning of the state celebrations. On 3rd August 1752, the first Kaunas Town Hall illumination was arranged and were dedicated to August III, King of Poland and Lithuanian Grand Duke. Later in 1764...
Architecture type: Professional
Ethnical region: Nenurodyta
Region: Kaunas
Epochs: Grand Duchy of Lithuania
Architecture categories: Town hall, Administration
Images: 0
Publications: 0
Consist of 0 object(s)
Kaunas noblemen moving into the Town Hall (k.k.v.r. 1790) (0)
Address: Kauno m. sav., Kauno m., Rotušės a. 15
Kaunas castle tower, where the offices of the county land and castle courts of Kaunas noblemen had been established, was washed away by the River Neris and eventually fell down in the beginning of the 17th century. The Kaunas noblemen raised demands to allow their court to sit at the Town Hall, but the...
Architecture type: Professional
Ethnical region: Nenurodyta
Region: Kaunas
Architecture categories: Town hall
Images: 0
Publications: 0
Consist of 0 object(s)