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Anzelmas Matutis birthplace museum and wood sculpture park
In 3km North-West from Igliauka there is old farmsted in Zomcine village. It
is a birthplace of kids poet Anzelmas Matutis-Matulevicius. There
is memorial museum surounded by garden and nearby planted memorial
park. Several international wood carvers symposiums and camps have
there. Their works
now decorate the park. Algimantas Lanauskas taking care of farmsted
has built a bridge over nearby pond.
Most visited place in Igliauka is beaches of Iglė lake. Thanks to teacher Petras
Klebaris and other members of fishers club the banks of the lake are well-groomed and
attractive to visitors.
Lake is 8m deep, its area: 23,8ha, volume: 858 670 m3.
In the area there are several mounds whose in middle ages have formed a defence
As people were strongly fighting for indepence of Lithuania there are many memorial
places and monuments.