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The Malta Experience

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The Malta Experience Is Malta's Premier Tourist Attraction. Discover the turbulent and inspiring history of the Maltese Islands with this unique and informative audio-visual tour that combines a 45-minute historical documentary show and a 30-minute...more
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Mediterranean Street | St. Elmo Bastions, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1253, Malta
+356 2552 4000
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This one starts with a wide screen movie reviewing the history of Malta from the ancient stone age to the current day. The movie tells the story in a very continuous and engaging manner. After the movie, a guide will bring you to the hospital...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank calvinheng
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Malta Experience is definitely one of the best and most easily understood history lessons. It tells the whole story ,over 7 000 years of history in 45 minutes. The pictures, the voice overs , the action scenes and the high production values make it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MargaretAnn
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This experience documents extremely well the history and development of the Island of Malta. It should be a must visit for all those visiting the Island who want to understand its history and development. The story is well told and the commentary is is available...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Akumuk
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great history lesson and worthwhile. Valletta, Malta is a great place to visit and such an outstanding lesson in the history of Europe and the Mediterranean in general.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank paulflynn78
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a 3D experience - made 5D by a couple of blasts of air etc. To be honest the novelty of this has worn off a bit for me - I’m sure the kids will like it. My main issues are twofold. Firstly, it’s...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Suthsn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every one involved with the Malta Experience very friendly and informative, unlike the War Museum. Our tour guide was really interesting and you could tell she enjoys her job she gave more than 100% and made the history of the hospital come alive. We enjoyed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This audio visual presentation covers Malta's history from about 5000BC up to the second World War. It is in over 20 languages (including English, of course) and is very well done. It lasts about 45 minutes, and is put on in a specialist auditorium. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SteveC2004
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

“Through beautiful and authentic imagery and a gripping commentary the show covers 7000 years of history in 45 minutes.” So says the brochure for the Malta experience, an audiovisual show found close to Fort St. Elmo on the northeastern tip of Valletta. Signs point here...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank midway42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ticket grants you access to two (2) activities. First, a 45-minutes film (in about 15 languages) about the history of Malta. Very informative bits. The theater is very big and contains a very large screen. Then, you are taken on a guided tour of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Isa-Francis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great guide she knows her stuff and speaks clearly. A very good start. Shame that they were preparing for an opera so the last room was closed. Café and good gift shop. Both the hospital rooms were impressive. Personally I think the garden would have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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If you are looking for wide sandy beaches then you will be disappointed. Most are small and stoney or off of rocks but the water is crystal clear. Some hotels have small 'artificial' sandy beaches by which I mean they have... More
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Malta Experience has shows at 11:00, 12:00, 1:00 and 2:00 on Sunday's. Ft St Elmo is also open.