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Church of St. John The Baptist

| Ufficju Parrokjali Pjazza San Gwann Battista, Xewkija, Island of Gozo, Malta
+356 2155 6793
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Come and explore the beauty that lies within this church. Learn about the history of the church and also about the transfer of another small 17th century church which was on the same site of the modern church today. Take a lift to the terrace of the Dome to enjoy a panoramic view of the marvelous island of Gozo. "Forget your troubles and admire god's creation" It is simply a must ...
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| Ufficju Parrokjali Pjazza San Gwann Battista, Xewkija, Island of Gozo, Malta
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a must see if visiting Gozo!!! The church itself is impressive but the views are even better!!! You can go right to the top of the church tower (and stand next to the bells as they ring) for only 2 euros so it's...More

Thank Benjamin M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This chuch is beautiful on the outside as well the inside, where you find many decorations. There are also some beautiful statues.

Thank genieter22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth the visit to the Church. I recommend reading about the Rotunda in advance and then making the visit. Definitely visit the museum and take the elevator to the top. Gorgeous views from the interior and the exterior!

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Incredible to think this amazing church was built over a 20 year period through the efforts of its parishioners. Very bright inside like Ta' Pinu. The museum of sculpture from the old church is very interesting. Don't miss the lift to the exterior walkway around...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The church of Xewkija dominates the Gozitan skyline with Cittadella. You can't definitely miss it. Inside you can take a lift (3e per person) and climb on the roof of the church where you can enjoy wonderful views of Gozo and Malta. Recommended.

1  Thank Orland0_11
Reviewed 17 June 2017

The Church of St John the Baptist is one off the drop-off sites for tourists on Gozo. There is a reconstruction taking place of the parvis, which is so striking. The parvis will be wonderful when it is finished. The inside of the church is...More

1  Thank Peter G
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Situated in a lovely village with great architecture, the views from the church roof are well worth the couple of euros admittance fee. Worth a visit.

Thank 0undleman
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

What a place. Now open all day and use the 323 bus from the ferry getting off at the dome. We were greeted by the priest who told us the history. There is a lift (€3) which takes you to the gallery where you can...More

1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Visited during a rest day from a walking trip - very informative guide at the entrance who showed us to the lift up to the tower. The 360 degree views from the viewing platforms are excellent - this is a very good way to appreciate...More

Thank David Carl G
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This edifice faces the town square in this village and has an amazing story of how it was constructed - a lot of volunteer labor apparently was given. Well worth a visit and it would be pretty amazing to be there for a concert with...More

Thank Ann D
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The advertised opening times are daily from 0600 to 1200 and 1600 to 1900
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