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St. George's Basilica

Charity Street, Victoria, Island of Gozo 1200, Malta
+356 2155 6377
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Another Church beauty

Malta and Gozo have so many Churches, and all of them we visited are so beautiful and decorated to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Belgrade, Serbia

Were do you start to look, every inch of the wall inside this church is covered by a painting,you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Charity Street, Victoria, Island of Gozo 1200, Malta
+356 2155 6377
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Malta and Gozo have so many Churches, and all of them we visited are so beautiful and decorated to detail. This one at the main Victoria Sq is no exemption. It's an easy walk down from the Citadel. Built in Baroque style, like all we...More

Thank B1714D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Were do you start to look, every inch of the wall inside this church is covered by a painting,you look up at the ceiling and you instantly go WOW , we counted at least 13 alters ( I could be wrong because to me every...More

Thank Saviour F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The church is not really special, there are many nicer churches in Malta. And if you are there at 5 to 12 the caretaker starts shutting doors and glaring at you so you'd better hurry to take your photos!

Thank Lynne Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful building inside and out. The inside was amazing to see and there was a mass on at the time we were there, this added to the feel of the chapel. There is bar's and restaurants just outside in the square for you...More

Thank Bruce1964
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As you would expect of any Gozitan/Maltese church, St.George's is very ornate with lots of gold and serious art reliefs. It's situated in the middle of Independence Square, just across from the CItadel. If going to visit, be aware that there is a dress code...More

1  Thank jammydodger63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ended up visiting during the Festival of St George so all happening as you can imagine, impressive church, beautifully decorated

Thank stuart w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The interior of the Basilica is just stunning from the beautiful artwork on the ceiling to the richly decorated altars. So much to take in.Well worth a visit.

Thank elizablue
Reviewed 10 July 2017

In the center of Victoris you can visit this basilic. The inside is very impressive with beautiful decorations

Thank genieter22
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Located just off the main square in Victoria, this Baroque church, a mass of marble, gold leaf, gold mosaics and beautiful frescoes, was originally built during the 1670's and did not become a Basilica until 1958. It also underwent major changes both before, but particularly...More

Thank westy54
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This church was being decorated for its feast day in July. If you have the opportunity don't miss a church festa if one coincides with your visit to Malta and Gozo. This is a beautiful church that fronts its own square. Explore the narrow streets...More

Thank Ian H
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30 September 2015|
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Response from Kieransaga1 | Reviewed this property |
When you get off the Ferry take the Public Transport bus to the Capital Victoria. Its a very short distance and when you arrive there just ask Its only a short walk from the bus terminal. Enjoy.