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Vilkaviškis district municipality

Vilkaviškis District Municipality has set clear development priorities: promotion of sustainable economic development and increase of competitiveness, education of modern society and development of social welfare, development of harmonious environment and modern infrastructure.

Welcome!

Vilkaviškis district municipality

Vilkaviškis District Municipality has set clear development priorities: promotion of sustainable economic development and increase of competitiveness, education of modern society and development of social welfare, development of harmonious environment and modern infrastructure.
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About Vilkaviškis district municipality

Our municipality has three towns and twelve elderships

Vilkaviškis district municipality is an administrative territorial unit in southwestern Lithuania, on the border with Poland and Kaliningrad Region (Russia). The center of the district is Vilkaviškis town.

Vilkaviškis is one of the oldest towns in Suduva region. According to J. Totoraitis, who wrote the history of Suduva Suvalkija, Vilkaviškis emerged as a village of Prienai Forest in the 16th century. At the beginning of the 19th century near the Kaunas-Prussia road. As the linguist Alexander Vanagas has written, “the name of the city is a suffix of the river, which is the name of the river Vilkauja. The first gender of the name of the city was “Vilkaujiškis”, later it became more convenient to pronounce “Vilkaviškis”.

The coat of arms of the
city of Vilkaviškis
„ Vilkaviškis district municipality is rich in cultural monuments, attractions related to the history of the country and literary heritage. The people in the area have something to be proud of, and we are proud of them. We make every effort to make Vilkaviškis district modern and attractive not only for residents, but also for tourists. “
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