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"Malta Maritime Museum" Malta Things to Do Tip by iwys

Malta Things to Do: 757 reviews and 1,132 photos

Malta's Maritime Museum is massive. If you are interested in ships and naval history, this is the place for you. Exhibits range from Roman anchors, through traditional Maltese fishing boats, to twentieth century ships' engines. A lot of the rooms relate to the British Royal Navy. There is even a reconstructed Second World War naval canteen.

The palatial nineteenth century building that houses the museum, designed by British architect William Stamp, was surprisingly, a humble naval bakery.

Admission: adults €4.66

Opening hours: Monday to Sunday: 9.00-17.00

Closed: 24, 25 & 31 December, 1 January, Good Friday

Directions: Vittoriosa waterfront

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Feb 7, 2008
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