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 1993–2014[edit]

Reverse Obverse Denomination Year issued Dedication
LT-2014-10litų-Cinema-b.png LT-2014-10litų-Cinema-a.png 10 litas 2014 Cinema
LT-2014-50litų-Vytauto Didžiojo universitetas-b.png LT-2014-50litų-Vytauto Didžiojo universitetas-a.png 50 litas 2014 25th anniversary of reestablishment of Vytautas Magnus University
LT-2014-50litų-Oršos mūšis-b.png LT-2014-50litų-Oršos mūšis-a.png 50 litas 2014 500th anniversary of the Battle of Orsha
LT-2014-50litų-Baltijos kelias-b.png LT-2014-50litų-Baltijos kelias-a.png 50 litas 2014 25th anniversary of Baltic Way
LT-2014-10litų-Baltistika-b.png LT-2014-10litų-Baltistika-a.png 10 litas (gold) 2014 Lithuanian science
LT-2013-50litų-Sukilimas-b.png LT-2013-50litų-Sukilimas-a.png 50 litas 2013 150th anniversary of the January Uprising
LT-2013-50litų-Sąjūdis-b.png LT-2013-50litų-Sąjūdis-a.png 50 litas 2013 25th anniversary of Sąjūdis
LT-2013-50litų-Žemaitija-b.png LT-2013-50litų-Žemaitija-a.png 50 litas 2013 600th anniversary of baptism of Samogitia
LT-2013-100litų-First map-b.png LT-2013-100litų-First map-a.png 100 litas 2013 400th anniversary of the first map of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania
LT-2013-50litų-EU-b.png LT-2013-50litų-EU-a.png 50 litas 2013 Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
LT-2014-50litų-Donelaitis-b.png LT-2014-50litų-Donelaitis-a.png 50 litas 2013 300th birth anniversary of Kristijonas Donelaitis
LT-2012-50litų-Baubliai-b.png LT-2012-50litų-Baubliai-a.png 50 litas 2012 200th anniversary of Baubliai by Dionizas Poška
LT-2012-50litų-Maironis-b.png LT-2012-50litų-Maironis-a.png 50 litas 2012 150th birth anniversary of Maironis
LT-2012-10litų-Science-b.png LT-2012-10litų-Science-a.png 10 litas (gold) 2012 Lithuanian science
LT-2012-10litų-Fine art-b.png LT-2012-10litų-Fine art-a.png 10 litas 2012 Fine art
LT-2012-50litų-Emys-b.png LT-2012-50litų-Emys-a.png 50 litas 2012 Lithuanian nature
LT-2011-50litų-Petkevičaitė-Bitė-b.png LT-2011-50litų-Petkevičaitė-Bitė-a.png 50 litas 2011 150th birth anniversary of writer Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė
LT-2011-50litų-Basketball-b.png LT-2011-50litų-Basketball-a.png 50 litas (gold) 2011 FIBA EuroBasket 2011
LT-2011-10litų-Theater-b.png LT-2011-10litų-Theater-a.png 10 litas 2011 Theater
LT-2011-50litų-XXX Olympic Games-b.png LT-2011-50litų-XXX Olympic Games-a.png 50 litas 2011 2012 Summer Olympics
LT-2011-50litų-Vilniaus Aukštutinė pilis-b.png LT-2011-50litų-Vilniaus Aukštutinė pilis-a.png 50 litas 2011 Vilnius Upper Castle
LT-2010-50litų-Misgurnus-b.png LT-2010-50litų-Misgurnus-a.png 50 litas 2010 Lithuanian nature
LT-2010-50litų-Biržų pilis-b.png LT-2010-50litų-Biržų pilis-a.png 50 litas 2010 Biržai Castle
LT-2010-10litų-Music-b.png LT-2010-10litų-Music-a.png 10 litas 2010 Music
Coin commemorating the 600th anniversary of the Žalgiris Battle Reversum.jpg Coin commemorating the 600th anniversary of the Žalgiris Battle Aversum.jpg 500 litas (gold) 2010 600th anniversary of the Battle of Grunwald
Coin commemorating the 600th anniversary of the Žalgiris Battle Reversum (2).jpg Coin commemorating the 600th anniversary of the Žalgiris Battle Aversum (2).jpg 50 litas 2010 600th anniversary of the Battle of Grunwald
Lietuvos gamtai reversas.jpg Lietuvos gamtai aversas.jpg 50 litas 2009 Lithuanian nature
Tytuvenai Architectural Ensemble 50Litas Reversum.jpg Tytuvenai Architectural Ensemble 50Litas Aversum.jpg 50 litas 2009 Tytuvėnai architectural ensamble
LT-2009-100litų-Millennium of the name of Lithuania-b.png LT-2009-100litų-Millennium of the name of Lithuania-a.png 100 litas (gold) 2009 1000th anniversary of the name of Lithuania
Vilnius–European Capital of Culture 2009 Reversum.jpg Vilnius–European Capital of Culture 2009 Aversum.jpg 50 litas 2009 VilniusEuropean Capital of Culture 2009
LT-2008-50litų-Bombus-b.png LT-2008-50litų-Bombus-a.png 50 litas 2008 Lithuanian nature
LT-2008-100litų-Millennium of the name of Lithuania-b.png LT-2008-100litų-Millennium of the name of Lithuania-a.png 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“
LT-2008-50litų-Kauno pilis-b.png LT-2008-50litų-Kauno pilis-a.png 50 litas 2008 Kaunas Castle (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
LT-2008-50litų-Šv. Kazimieras-b.png LT-2008-50litų-Šv. Kazimieras-a.png 50 litas 2008 550th birth anniversary of St. Casimir
LT-2007-50litų-XXIX Olympic Games-b.png LT-2007-50litų-XXIX Olympic Games-a.png 50 litas 2007 2008 Summer Olympics
LT-2007-100litų-Millennium of the name of Lithuania-a.png LT-2007-100litų-Millennium of the name of Lithuania-b.png 100 litas (gold) 2007 1000th anniversary of the name of Lithuania
LT-2007-50litų-Panemunės pilis-b.png LT-2007-50litų-Panemunės pilis-a.png 50 litas 2007 Panemunė Castle (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
LT-2007-10litų-Aušros vartai-a.png LT-2007-10litų-Aušros vartai-b.png 10 litas (gold) 2007 International programme "The Smallest Gold Coins of the World. History of Gold"
LT-2006-50litų-Pliaterytė-b.png LT-2006-50litų-Pliaterytė-a.png 50 litas 2006 Uprising of 1831 and the 200th birth anniversary of its heroine Emilija Pliaterytė
LT-2006-50litų-Medininkų pilis-b.png LT-2006-50litų-Medininkų pilis-a.png 50 litas 2006 Medininkai Castle (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
LT-2006-50litų-Lynx-b.png LT-2006-50litų-Lynx-a.png 50 litas 2006 Lithuanian nature
LT-2005-50litų-Seimas-b.png LT-2005-50litų-Seimas-a.png 50 litas 2005 The 100th Anniversary of the Great Seimas of Vilnius
LT-2005-500litų-Lietuvos valdovų rūmai-b.png LT-2005-500litų-Lietuvos valdovų rūmai-a.png 500 litas (gold) 2005 Reconstruction of the Royal Palace of Lithuania
LT-2005-50litų-Sladkevičius-b.png LT-2005-50litų-Sladkevičius-a.png 50 litas 2005 Cardinal Vincentas Sladkevičius (1920–2000)
LT-2005-50litų-National museum-b.png LT-2005-50litų-National museum-a.png 50 litas 2005 The 150th anniversary of the National Museum of Lithuania
LT-2005-50litų-Kernavė-b.png LT-2005-50litų-Kernavė-a.png 50 litas 2005 Kernavė (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
LT-2004-50litų-Kuršių nerija-b.png LT-2004-50litų-Kuršių nerija-a.png 50 litas 2004 The Curonian spit (UNESCO World Heritage)
LT-2004-50litų-Statutas-b.png LT-2004-50litų-Statutas-a.png 50 litas 2004 The 475th anniversary of the First Statute of Lithuania
LT-2004-50litų-Pažaislio vienuolynas-b.png LT-2004-50litų-Pažaislio vienuolynas-a.png 50 litas 2004 Pažaislis Monastery (from the series "Historical and Architectural monuments of Lithuania")
LT-2004-50litų-Vilnius University-b.png LT-2004-50litų-Vilnius University-a.png 50 litas 2004 The 425th anniversary of Vilnius University
LT-2003-200litų-Mindaugas-b.png LT-2003-200litų-Mindaugas-a.png 200 litas 2003 The 750th anniversary of the coronation of Mindaugas (see also: Seal of Mindaugas)
LT-2003-50litų-Vilnius Cathedral-b.png LT-2003-50litų-Vilnius Cathedral-a.png 50 litas 2003 Vilnius Cathedral (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
LT-2003-50litų-XXVIII Olympic Games-b.png LT-2003-50litų-XXVIII Olympic Games-a.png 50 litas 2003 2004 Summer Olympics
LT-2002-10litų-Klaipeda-b.png LT-2002-10litų-Klaipeda-a.png 10 litas 2002 Klaipėda (from the series "Cities of Lithuania")
LT-2002-5litai-Tyto-b.png LT-2002-5litai-Tyto-a.png 5 litas 2002 Lithuanian nature (within the International coin program "Endangered Wildlife")
LT-2002-50litų-Trakų salos pilis-b.png LT-2002-50litų-Trakų salos pilis-a.png 50 litas 2002 Trakai Island Castle (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
LT-2001-50litų-Valančius-b.png LT-2001-50litų-Valančius-a.png 50 litas 2001 The 200th birth anniversary of Motiejus Valančius (1801-1875)
LT-2001-50litų-Basanavičius-b.png LT-2001-50litų-Basanavičius-a.png 50 litas 2001 150th birth anniversary of Jonas Basanavičius (1851-1927)
LT-2000-50litų-Millenium-b.png LT-2000-50litų-Millenium-a.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")
LT-2000-50litų-Vytautas-b.png LT-2000-50litų-Vytautas-a.png 50 litas 2000 Vytautas the Great, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
LT-2005-50litų-XXVII Olympic Games-b.png LT-2005-50litų-XXVII Olympic Games-a.png 50 litas 2000 2000 Summer Olympics
LT-2000-50litų-Independence-b.png LT-2000-50litų-Independence-a.png 50 litas 2000 10th anniversary of the reestablishment of independence
LT-2000-50litų-Didysis artilerijos menas-b.png LT-2000-50litų-Didysis artilerijos menas-a.png 50 litas 2000 350th anniversary of publication "The Great Art of Artillery" by Kazimierz Siemienowicz
LT-1999-10litų-Lithuanian gold coins-b.png LT-1999-10litų-Lithuanian gold coins-a.png 10 litas (gold) 1999 International programme "The Smallest Gold Coins of the World. History of Gold"
LT-1999-50litų-Kęstutis-b.png LT-1999-50litų-Kęstutis-a.png 50 litas 1999 Kęstutis, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
LT-1999-50litų-Baltijos kelias-b.png LT-1999-50litų-Baltijos kelias-a.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)
LT-1999-10litų-Kaunas-b.png LT-1999-10litų-Kaunas-a.png 10 litas 1999 Kaunas (from the series "Cities of Lithuania")
LT-1998-5litai-Pasaulio vaikams-b.png LT-1998-5litai-Pasaulio vaikams-a.png 5 litas 1998 United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) coin program "Children of the World"
LT-1998-50litų-Algirdas-b.png LT-1998-50litų-Algirdas-a.png 50 litas 1998 Algirdas, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
LT-1998-10litų-Vilnius-b.png LT-1998-10litų-Vilnius-a.png 10 litas 1998 Vilnius (from the series "Cities of Lithuania")
LT-1998-50litų-Mickevičius-b.png LT-1998-50litų-Mickevičius-a.png 50 litas 1998 200th birth anniversary of Adam Mickiewicz
LT-1997-1litas-Bank-Au-b.png LT-1997-1litas-Bank-Au-a.png 1 litas (gold) 1997 The 75th anniversary of the Bank of Lithuania and the litas
LT-1997-50litų-Karaims and Tatars-b.png LT-1997-50litų-Karaims and Tatars-a.png 50 litas 1997 The 600th anniversary of the settling down of Karaims and Tatars in Lithuania
LT-1997-50litų-First book-b.png LT-1997-50litų-First book-a.png 50 litas 1997 The 450th anniversary of Catechism, the first Lithuanian book by Martynas Mažvydas
LT-1996-50litų-Gediminas-b.png LT-1996-50litų-Gediminas-a.png 50 litas 1996 Gediminas, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
LT-1996-50litų-Mindaugas-b.png LT-1996-50litų-Mindaugas-a.png 50 litas 1996 Mindaugas, the King of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
LT-1996-50litų-XXVI Olympic Games-b.png LT-1996-50litų-XXVI Olympic Games-a.png 50 litas 1996 1996 Summer Olympics
LT-1996-50litų-Sausio įvykiai-b.png LT-1996-50litų-Sausio įvykiai-a.png 50 litas 1996 January Events of 1991
LT-1995-50litų-Čiurlionis-b.png LT-1995-50litų-Čiurlionis-a.png 50 litas 1995 The 120th birth anniversary of Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis
LT-1995-10litų-Lithuanians Sport Games-b.png LT-1995-10litų-Lithuanians Sport Games-a.png 10 litas 1995 The 5th World Lithuanians Sport Games
LT-1995-50litų-Independence-b.png LT-1995-50litų-Independence-a.png 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
LT-1993-10litų-Darius ir Girėnas-b.png LT-1993-10litų-a.png 10 litas 1993 60th anniversary of the flight across the Atlantic Ocean by Steponas Darius and Stasys Girenas

Commemorative circulation coins issued 1997–2013[edit]

Averse and reverse Denomination Year issued Dedication
LT-2012-2litai-a.pngLT-2013-2litai-Kurėnas.png
LT-2012-2litai-a.pngLT-2013-2litai-Puntukas.png
LT-2012-2litai-a.pngLT-2013-2litai-Stelmužės ąžuolas.png
LT-2012-2litai-a.pngLT-2013-2litai-Verpstė.png
2 litai 2013 Creations of nature and man – Kurenkahn, Puntukas, Stelmužė Oak, Distaff
LT-2013-1litas-EU-a.png LT-2013-1litas-EU-b.png 1 litas 2013 Presidency of the Council of the European Union
LT-2012-2litai-a.pngLT-2012-2litai-Birštonas-1.png
LT-2012-2litai-a.pngLT-2012-2litai-Druskininkai-1.png
LT-2012-2litai-a.pngLT-2012-2litai-Neringa-1.png
LT-2012-2litai-a.pngLT-2012-2litai-Palanga-1.png
2 litai 2012 Lithuanian resorts – Birštonas, Druskininkai, Neringa, Palanga
LT-2011-1litas-Basketball-a.png LT-2011-1litas-Basketball-b.png 1 litas 2011 EuroBasket 2011 in Lithuania
Coin commemorating the 600th anniversary of the Žalgiris Battle Aversum (3).jpg Coin commemorating the 600th anniversary of the Žalgiris Battle Reversum (3).jpg 1 litas 2010 600 years for Battle of Grunwald
1 litas coin - Vilnius-European Capital of Culture (2009) Aversum.jpg 1 litas coin - Vilnius-European Capital of Culture (2009) Reversum.jpg 1 litas 2009 Vilnius – European Capital of Culture
LT-2005-1litas-Lietuvos valdovų rūmai-a.pngLT-2005-1litas-Lietuvos valdovų rūmai-b.png 1 litas 2005 Reconstruction of the Royal Palace of Lithuania
LT-2004-1litas-Vilnius University-a.pngLT-2004-50litų-Vilnius University-b.png 1 litas 2004 The 425th anniversary of Vilnius University
LT-1999-1litas-Baltijos kelias-a.pngLT-1999-1litas-Baltijos kelias-b.png 1 litas 1999 The 10th anniversary of the Baltic Way
LT-1997-1litas-Bank-CuNi-a.pngLT-1997-1litas-Bank-CuNi-b.png 1 litas 1997 The 75th anniversary of the Bank of Lithuania and the litas

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