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A humbling experience the grave yard is run by the common wealth war grave commission and is... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Andrew B
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The sadness is palpable ...

Just an amazing experience - to witness the graves of young ‘boys’ KIA in WW1, and to simply... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Ian L
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15 Jul 2018
“Highly recommended ”
20 Jun 2018
“The sadness is palpable ...”
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Zarzerell, Xghajra, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

A humbling experience the grave yard is run by the common wealth war grave commission and is immaculate as would be expected. Hundreds of crypto of British and common wealth soldiers, airmen and sailors...I was moved to see such young ages of those who gave...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Just an amazing experience - to witness the graves of young ‘boys’ KIA in WW1, and to simply imagine the horror of having to bury 6 to 8 service min in one grave - because the dig the grave out of rock. Well tendered as...More

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 29 March 2018

I visited this cemetery yesterday. I would not have be able to do so whilst on holiday in Malta if it had not been for the help of another trip advisor reviewer; who very kindly gave me the details I required. I was very taken...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Kalkara Naval Cemetary at Capucinni, is on the site of an ancient Monastry on the hill, overlooking the dockyards of Valletta. It is startling Portland Stone, sandstone white and sand reflecting the bright sun and deep blue sky overhead. Beautifully planted with trees, shrubs, flowers...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Great drawing prints and atmosphere awesome. Not good for noisy Kids as it is a place of respect.......

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Reviewed 30 March 2016

A quiet, peaceful and reflective place. The grounds are immaculately kept and there are numerous benches to sit and appreciate the surroundings and their meaning.

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Reviewed 21 October 2015

Just visited Kalkara naval/Air force cemetery in Malta. A very moving experience. As usual this cemetery of war graves is kept immaculate. A testament to the people in it. This cemetery is worth a visit.

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 12 October 2015

I have been to this Cemetery several times, and fundamentally, as a Volunteer with the War Graves Photographic Project. It is a Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery and they maintain it. There are burials from both World Wars and many nationalities. One of the more upsetting...More

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