Observatory Courtyard of Vilnius University

One of the Latin inscriptions: “This house is that of Urania: be gone profane worries! Here the humble Earth is scorned: from here one rises to the stars”

Here it was a Jesuit pharmacy. Medical herbs were grown in the courtyard

The buildings of the Observatory Courtyard are the oldest in the university ensemble


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