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Czesław Miłosz Cultural Center
Location of Šeteniai

Coordinates: 55°23′41″N 24°01′58″E / 55.39472°N 24.03278°E / 55.39472; 24.03278Coordinates: 55°23′41″N 24°01′58″E / 55.39472°N 24.03278°E / 55.39472; 24.03278

Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Aukštaitija
County Municipality Kėdainiai district municipality
Elderate Vilainiai elderate
Population (2001)
 • Total 35
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Šeteniai is a village in Kėdainiai district municipality, Lithuania. It is situated 13 km north of Kėdainiai, on the left bank of the Nevėžis River.

On June 12, 1999 in the former barn of the manor where Czesław Miłosz was born, a Czesław Miłosz cultural center was founded. There is an exhibition dedicated to Miłosz. The place nowadays is used for cultural activities – conferences and meetings are held there. The cultural center is surrounded by a former park filled with recent addition of wood carvings by international artists .

Famous people

In Šeteniai were born:

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