Commemorative coins of Lithuania

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The Commemorative coins of Lithuania are minted by the Lithuanian mint (Lithuanian: Lietuvos monetų kalykla), headquartered in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Commemorative coins issued 1993-2009[edit]

Reverse Obverse Denomination Year issued Dedication
Vilnius–European Capital of Culture 2009 Reversum.jpg Vilnius–European Capital of Culture 2009 Aversum.jpg 50 litas 2009 Vilnius–European Capital of Culture 2009
Millennium of the name of Lithuania 100Lt Aurum Reversum 2008.jpg Millennium of the name of Lithuania 100Lt Aurum Aversum 2008.jpg 100 litas (gold) 2008 1000th anniversary of the name of Lithuania
Europe. European Cultural Heritage. Reversum. 2008.jpg Europe. European Cultural Heritage. Aversum.2008.jpg 50 litas 2008 Silver Coin programme „Europe. European Cultural Heritage“
Kaunas Castle Reversum.png Kaunas Castle Aversum.png 50 litas 2008 Kaunas Castle (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
St Kazimieras Reversum.png St Kazimieras Aversum.png 50 litas 2008 550th Birth Anniversary of St. Casimir
Pekinasrev.png Pekinasav.png 50 litas 2007 2008 Summer Olympics
Millennium of the name of Lithuania Aversum.png Millennium of the name of Lithuania Reversum.png 100 litas (gold) 2007 1000th anniversary of the name of Lithuania
Panemunės pilis Reversum.png Panemunės pilis Aversum.png 50 litas 2007 Panemunė Castle (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
History of Gold. Aversum 2007.jpg History of Gold. Rersum 2007.jpg 10 litas (gold) 2007 International programme "The Smallest Gold Coins of the World. History of Gold"
Emilija Pliateryte Reversum 2006.jpg Emilija Pliateryte Aversum 2006.jpg 50 litas 2006 Uprising of 1831 and the 200th birth anniversary of its heroine Emilija Pliaterytė
Medininkai Castle Reversum.png Medininkai Castle Aversum.png 50 litas 2006 Medininkai Castle (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
Lithuanian nature Reversum.png Lithuanian nature Aversum.png 50 litas 2006 Lithuanian nature
100th Anniversary of the Great Seimas of Vilnius Reversum.png 100th Anniversary of the Great Seimas of Vilnius Aversum.png 50 litas 2005 The 100th Anniversary of the Great Seimas of Vilnius
The Palace of the Rulers Reversum.jpg The Palace of the Rulers Aversum.jpg 500 litas (gold) 2005 Reconstruction of the Royal Palace of Lithuania
Cardinal Vincentas Sladkevicius Reversum.jpg Cardinal Vincentas Sladkevicius Aversum.jpg 50 litas 2005 Cardinal Vincentas Sladkevičius (1920–2000)
National Museum Reversum.png National Museum Aversum.png 50 litas 2005 The 150th anniversary of the National Museum of Lithuania
Kernave Reversum.png Kernave Aversum.png 50 litas 2005 Kernavė (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
Curonian spit (UNESCO) Reversum.jpg Curonian spit (UNESCO) Aversum.jpg 50 litas 2004 The Curonian spit (UNESCO World Heritage)
475th Anniversary of the First Statute of Lithuania Reversum.jpg 475th Anniversary of the First Statute of Lithuania Aversum.jpg 50 litas 2004 The 475th anniversary of the First Statute of Lithuania
Pazaislis camaldolese monastery Reversum.png Pazaislis camaldolese monastery Aversum.png 50 litas 2004 Pažaislis Monastery (from the series "Historical and Architectural monuments of Lithuania")
425th anniversary of Vilnius University Reversum.png 425th anniversary of Vilnius University Aversum.png 50 litas 2004 The 425th anniversary of Vilnius University
750th anniversary of the crowning of Mindaugas Reversum.jpg 750th anniversary of the crowning of Mindaugas Aversum.jpg 200 litas 2003 The 750th anniversary of the coronation of Mindaugas (see also: Seal of Mindaugas)
Vilnius Cathedral Reversum.png Vilnius Cathedral Aversum.png 50 litas 2003 Vilnius Cathedral (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
Olympic Games in Athens Reversum.png Olympic Games in Athens Aversum.png 50 litas 2003 2004 Summer Olympics
Klaipeda Reversum.png Klaipeda Aversum.png 10 litas 2002 Klaipėda (from the series "Cities of Lithuania")
Lithuanian Nature Owl Reversum.png Lithuanian Nature Owl Aversum.png 5 litas 2002 Lithuanian nature (within the International coin program "Endangered Wildlife")
Trakai Island Castle Reversum.png Trakai Island Castle Aversum.png 50 litas 2002 Trakai Island Castle (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
Motiejus Valanciaus Reversum.png Motiejus Valanciaus Aversum.png 50 litas 2001 The 200th birth anniversary of Motiejus Valančius (1801-1875)
Jonas Basanavicius Reversum.png Jonas Basanavicius Aversum.png 50 litas 2001 150th birth anniversary of Jonas Basanavičius (1851-1927)
New Millennium Reversum.png New Millennium Aversum.png 50 litas 2000 New Millennium
Vytautas the Grand Duke of Lithuania Reversum.jpg Vytautas the Grand Duke of Lithuania Aversum.jpg 100 litas (gold) 2000 Vytautas the Great, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
Vytautas the Grand Duke of Lithuania Silver Reversum.png Vytautas the Grand Duke of Lithuania Silver Aversum.png 50 litas 2000 Vytautas the Great, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
Olympic games in Sydney Reversum.png Olympic games in Sydney Aversum.png 50 litas 2000 2000 Summer Olympics
10th Anniversary of the reestablishment of Independence Reversum.png 10th Anniversary of the reestablishment of Independence Aversum.png 50 litas 2000 10th anniversary of the reestablishment of independence
The Great Art of Artillery Reversum.png The Great Art of Artillery Aversum.png 50 litas 2000 350th anniversary of publication "The Great Art of Artillery" by Kazimierz Siemienowicz
History of Gold. The Smallest Gold Coins of the World Reversum.jpg History of Gold. The Smallest Gold Coins of the World Aversum.jpg 10 litas (gold) 1999 International programme "The Smallest Gold Coins of the World. History of Gold"
Kestutis the Grand Duke of Lithuania Reversum.png Kestutis the Grand Duke of Lithuania Aversum.png 50 litas 1999 Kęstutis, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
10th Anniversary of the Baltic Way Reversum.png 10th Anniversary of the Baltic Way Aversum.png 50 litas 1999 The 10th anniversary of the Baltic Way
Vincas Kudirka Reversum.jpg Vincas Kudirka Aversum.jpg 50 litas 1999 Vincas Kudirka (1858-1899)
Kaunas Reversum.png Kaunas Aversum.png 10 litas 1999 Kaunas (from the series "Cities of Lithuania")
Children of the World (UNICEF) Reversum.jpg Children of the World (UNICEF) Aversum.png 5 litas 1998 United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) coin program "Children of the World"
Algirdas the Grand Duke of Lithuania Reversum.jpg Algirdas the Grand Duke of Lithuania Aversum.jpg 50 litas 1998 Algirdas, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
Vilnius Reversum.png Vilnius Aversum.png 10 litas 1998 Vilnius (from the series "Cities of Lithuania")
Adam Mickiewicz (Adomas Mickevicius) Reversum.jpg Adam Mickiewicz (Adomas Mickevicius) Aversum.jpg 50 litas 1998 200th birth anniversary of Adam Mickiewicz
75th Anniversary of the Bank of Lithuania Reversum.jpg 75th Anniversary of the Bank of Lithuania Aversum.jpg 1 litas (gold) 1997 The 75th anniversary of the Bank of Lithuania and the litas
600th Anniversary of Karaims and Tatars in Lithuania Reversum.jpg 600th Anniversary of Karaims and Tatars in Lithuania Aversum.jpg 50 litas 1997 The 600th anniversary of the settling down of Karaims and Tatars in Lithuania
450th Anniversary of the first Lithuanian book Reversum.png 450th Anniversary of the first Lithuanian book Aversum.png 50 litas 1997 The 450th anniversary of the first Lithuanian book by Martynas Mažvydas
Gediminas the Grand Duke of Lithuania Reversum.jpg Gediminas the Grand Duke of Lithuania Aversum.jpg 50 litas 1996 Gediminas, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
Mindaugas the King of Lithuania Reversum.png Mindaugas the King of Lithuania Aversum.png 50 litas 1996 Mindaugas, the King of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
Olympic Games in Atlanta Reversum.png Olympic Games in Atlanta Aversum.png 50 litas 1996 1996 Summer Olympics
January 13-1991 Reversum.png January 13-1991 Aversum.png 50 litas 1996 January Events of 1991
Mikalojus Konstantinas Cirlionis Reversum.png Mikalojus Konstantinas Cirlionis Aversum.png 50 litas 1995 The 120th birth anniversary of Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis
5th World Lithuanians Sport Games Reversum.jpg 5th World Lithuanians Sport Games Aversum.jpg 10 litas 1995 The 5th World Lithuanians Sport Games
5th Anniversary of the reestablishment of the Lithuania Reversum.jpg 5th Anniversary of the reestablishment of the Lithuania Aversum.jpg 50 litas 1995 The 5th anniversary of the reestablishment of independence
World Lithuanians Song Festival Reversum.jpg World Lithuanians Song Festival Aversum.jpg 10 litas 1994 World Lithuanians Song Festival
Visit of Pope John Paul II to Lithuania Reversum.jpg Visit of Pope John Paul II to Lithuania Aversum.jpg 10 litas 1993 Visit of Pope John Paul II to Lithuania
Steponas Darius and Stasys Girenas Reversum.png Steponas Darius and Stasys Girenas Aversum.png 10 litas 1993 60th anniversary of the flight across the Atlantic Ocean by Steponas Darius and Stasys Girenas

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