Commemorative coins of Lithuania

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

Commemorative coins issued 1993–2014

ReverseObverseDenominationYear issuedDedication
10 litas2014Cinema
50 litas201425th anniversary of reestablishment of Vytautas Magnus University
50 litas2014500th anniversary of the Battle of Orsha
50 litas201425th anniversary of Baltic Way
10 litas (gold)2014Lithuanian science
50 litas2013150th anniversary of the January Uprising
50 litas201325th anniversary of Sąjūdis
50 litas2013600th anniversary of baptism of Samogitia
100 litas2013400th anniversary of the first map of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania
50 litas2013Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
50 litas2013300th birth anniversary of Kristijonas Donelaitis
50 litas2012200th anniversary of Baubliai by Dionizas Poška
50 litas2012150th birth anniversary of Maironis
10 litas (gold)2012Lithuanian science
10 litas2012Fine art
50 litas2012Lithuanian nature
50 litas2011150th birth anniversary of writer Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė
50 litas (gold)2011FIBA EuroBasket 2011
10 litas2011Theater
50 litas20112012 Summer Olympics
50 litas2011Vilnius Upper Castle
50 litas2010Lithuanian nature
50 litas2010Biržai Castle
10 litas2010Music
500 litas (gold)2010600th anniversary of the Battle of Grunwald
50 litas2010600th anniversary of the Battle of Grunwald
50 litas2009Lithuanian nature
50 litas2009Tytuvėnai architectural ensamble
100 litas (gold)20091000th anniversary of the name of Lithuania
50 litas2009VilniusEuropean Capital of Culture 2009
50 litas2008Lithuanian nature
100 litas (gold)20081000th anniversary of the name of Lithuania
50 litas2008Silver Coin programme „Europe. European Cultural Heritage“
50 litas2008Kaunas Castle (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
50 litas2008550th birth anniversary of St. Casimir
50 litas20072008 Summer Olympics
100 litas (gold)20071000th anniversary of the name of Lithuania
50 litas2007Panemunė Castle (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
10 litas (gold)2007International programme "The Smallest Gold Coins of the World. History of Gold"
50 litas2006Uprising of 1831 and the 200th birth anniversary of its heroine Emilija Pliaterytė
50 litas2006Medininkai Castle (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
50 litas2006Lithuanian nature
50 litas2005The 100th Anniversary of the Great Seimas of Vilnius
500 litas (gold)2005Reconstruction of the Royal Palace of Lithuania
50 litas2005Cardinal Vincentas Sladkevičius (1920–2000)
50 litas2005The 150th anniversary of the National Museum of Lithuania
50 litas2005Kernavė (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
50 litas2004The Curonian spit (UNESCO World Heritage)
50 litas2004The 475th anniversary of the First Statute of Lithuania
50 litas2004Pažaislis Monastery (from the series "Historical and Architectural monuments of Lithuania")
50 litas2004The 425th anniversary of Vilnius University
200 litas2003The 750th anniversary of the coronation of Mindaugas (see also: Seal of Mindaugas)
50 litas2003Vilnius Cathedral (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
50 litas20032004 Summer Olympics
10 litas2002Klaipėda (from the series "Cities of Lithuania")
5 litas2002Lithuanian nature (within the International coin program "Endangered Wildlife")
50 litas2002Trakai Island Castle (from the series "Historical and Architectural Monuments of Lithuania")
50 litas2001The 200th birth anniversary of Motiejus Valančius (1801-1875)
50 litas2001150th birth anniversary of Jonas Basanavičius (1851-1927)
50 litas2000New Millennium
100 litas (gold)2000Vytautas the Great, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
50 litas2000Vytautas the Great, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
50 litas20002000 Summer Olympics
50 litas200010th anniversary of the reestablishment of independence
50 litas2000350th anniversary of publication "The Great Art of Artillery" by Kazimierz Siemienowicz
10 litas (gold)1999International programme "The Smallest Gold Coins of the World. History of Gold"
50 litas1999Kęstutis, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
50 litas1999The 10th anniversary of the Baltic Way
50 litas1999Vincas Kudirka (1858-1899)
10 litas1999Kaunas (from the series "Cities of Lithuania")
5 litas1998United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) coin program "Children of the World"
50 litas1998Algirdas, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
10 litas1998Vilnius (from the series "Cities of Lithuania")
50 litas1998200th birth anniversary of Adam Mickiewicz
1 litas (gold)1997The 75th anniversary of the Bank of Lithuania and the litas
50 litas1997The 600th anniversary of the settling down of Karaims and Tatars in Lithuania
50 litas1997The 450th anniversary of Catechism, the first Lithuanian book by Martynas Mažvydas
50 litas1996Gediminas, the Grand Duke of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
50 litas1996Mindaugas, the King of Lithuania (from the series "Rulers of Lithuania")
50 litas19961996 Summer Olympics
50 litas1996January Events of 1991
50 litas1995The 120th birth anniversary of Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis
10 litas1995The 5th World Lithuanians Sport Games
50 litas1995The 5th anniversary of the reestablishment of independence
10 litas1994World Lithuanians Song Festival
10 litas1993Visit of Pope John Paul II to Lithuania
10 litas199360th anniversary of the flight across the Atlantic Ocean by Steponas Darius and Stasys Girenas

Commemorative circulation coins issued 1997–2013

Averse and reverseDenominationYear issuedDedication



2 litai2013Creations of nature and man – Kurenkahn, Puntukas, Stelmužė Oak, Distaff
1 litas2013Presidency of the Council of the European Union



2 litai2012Lithuanian resorts – Birštonas, Druskininkai, Neringa, Palanga
1 litas2011EuroBasket 2011 in Lithuania
1 litas2010600 years for Battle of Grunwald
1 litas2009Vilnius – European Capital of Culture
1 litas2005Reconstruction of the Royal Palace of Lithuania
1 litas2004The 425th anniversary of Vilnius University
1 litas1999The 10th anniversary of the Baltic Way
1 litas1997The 75th anniversary of the Bank of Lithuania and the litas

References

  • "Bank of Lithuania : Issued commemorative coins". Bank of Lithuania. 2012-04-12. Archived from the original on 2013-02-06. Retrieved 2013-03-21.
  • "Circulations Coins". Bank of Lithuania. 2008-09-01. Retrieved 2008-11-15.
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