is a village in Lithuania, located 26 km (16 mi)
from Vilnius and 2 km (1.2 mi) from the Lithuanian–Belarusian border.
According to the 2001 census, the village had 508 residents. Medininkai is the
administrative center of an eldership. According to a 2010 eldership report, it
had 1374 residents, of whom 92,3% were Polish, 3.2% Lithuanian, and 2.9%
The village is situated on the Medininkai Highland, near the highest points
of Lithuania – the Juozapinė Hill and Aukštojas Hill. The village is famous for
the ruins of the Medininkai Castle. On July 31, 1991,