As of March 16, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its restrictions, the phone number of the Consulate General of Lithuania has been changed and only urgent consular services are provided.
Until further notice, you can reach the Consulate General in Los Angeles during normal business hours (M-F 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Pacific Time) by +1 (424) 341-8701 and email [email protected]
The tertiary (absolute preparedness) level of the civil protection system and quarantine on the territory of the Republic of Lithuania declared on March 14, 2020.
The quarantine regime is effective from 16 March 2020, 00:00, until 13 April 2020, 24:00.
On January 27, the Consulate General of Lithuania in Los Angeles marked International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz concentration camp which was the largest camp created by Nazi Germany and its collaborators.
The Consulate General of the Republic of Lithuania in Los Angeles is launching the consular mission to Portland, Oregon, on February 28 (Friday) and March 1 (Sunday), 2020. Consular services will be provided at 3744 NW 19th Cir, Camas WA 9860 by appointment only.
On October 15, 2019, in cooperation with the outsourcing service provider VFS Global, the Visa Aplication Centers for Lithuania were launched in the United States of America. All applications for Schengen visa can be submitted at Visa Application Centers in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, New York, Washington D.C., Huston.
As of December 21st, 2019, the Consulate General of Lithuania in Los Angeles will no longer issue Schengen or national visas.
The Consulate General of the Republic of Lithuania cordially invites you to enjoy an evening of Litvak music featuring the musical program AEROGRAM on Thursday, November 21st, 6:30 PM. It will mark the upcoming 2020 as the Year of the Vilna Gaon and the History of the Lithuanian Jews. A short video and stories will provide a glimpse into daily life in Vilna – “Jerusalem of the North”.
A big portrait of Mykolas Biržiška, a prominent figure in the interwar Republic of Lithuania, one of the 20 signatories to sign the 1918 Act of Independence and important member of Los Angeles Lithuanian community, was unveiled in Los Angeles on October 5, 2019.
The piece, designed and made up of 1,500 letters by Lithuanian artist Jolita Vaitkutė, dons a wall on St Casimir School in Los Angeles, one of the oldest Lithuanian school in the United States that is celebrating its 70th Anniversary in 2019. It is also where Biržiška taught Lithuanian history.
Nearly 250 guests gathered on Sunday, August 25 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Baltic Way. The Consulate General of Lithuania in Los Angeles invited the Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian community members to remember that unique spirit of freedom, unity and brotherhood by getting together at St. Casimir Parish where exactly 30 years ago people joined hands to support this peaceful demonstration.
Sunday, August 25th at St. Casimir Parish of Los Angeles, the local Lithuanian community along with the Latvian and Estonian community members will join hands to reenact the Baltic Way and commemorate the 30th Anniversary of this unique historical event. The Consulate General of Lithuania invites all friends of the Baltic States to this colorful event filled with national rejoicing, songs, and flowers to remember an incredible power of peaceful human chain in the fight for freedom and democracy.
On 6 July, the Day of the State (Coronation of King Mindaugas), Lithuanians around the world joined in singing the national anthem. This unique initiative was born a decade ago has grown into a beautiful tradition and part of Lithuanian identity.
For members of Lithuanian community in Los Angeles and neighbouring counties it has already become a tradition to gather annually to perform the national anthem at one of the most visited places in Southern California - Santa Monica Beach.