Tourism & Genealogy


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LitvakSIG – Lithuanian-Jewish Special Interest Group (JewishGen)

Probably the most extensive web site of genealogy resources for Jews tracing their roots to Lithuania

Litvak Tourism & Genealogy

Links to genealogy professionals, guides and other resources, on the Defending History web site Lithuanian Jewish Searchable Database

1.2 million entries!

The Miriam Weiner Routes to Roots Foundation

Extensive resources compiled by Miriam Weiner, a pioneer of researching Jewish family history in eastern Europe. Many links to groups, databases, photographs, and more.






Jewish Vilnius

The Lithuanian Jewish community web site includes a comprehensive tourism guide to Jewish Vilnius, with an interactive map.

 Litvak Tourism & Genealogy

Links to tour guides, genealogy professionals and other resources, on the Defending History web site




Jerulita Travel

Laisves 71B
Vilnius, Lithuania
Tel: +37 (0) 5 2333716 Cell: +370 6 9990709

Vilnius-based travel agency specializing in Jewish heritage travel and tours in Vilnius, Lithuania and elsewhere in eastern Europe.

Links to Tour Guides

Links to Jewish heritage tour guides in Lithuania, from Defending History web site.