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Malta Maritime Museum

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OPEN MONDAY - SUNDAY from 09.00 Till 17.00Hrs (last admission at 16.30Hrs). Housed within the Old Naval bakery, the Malta Maritime Museum charts Malta's maritime history and lore within a Mediterranean context. It also illustrates the global nature...more
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Ex-Naval Bakery | Vittoriosa Waterfront, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta, Malta
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All reviews royal navy model ships maritime museum well worth a visit the ground floor interesting displays steam engine on display marine history engine room early days different periods combined ticket inquisitors palace fort st angelo recent history second world war
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited this as part of a ticket which allowed entry to three attractions. We are very glad we didn’t have to pay because it was very disappointing indeed. Lots of staff but they appeared bored and were not enthusiastic about the exhibits at all....More

Thank S1775GCkarenf
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Maritime Museum can be found on the waterfront on the Vittoriosa side of French Creek not far from San Lawrenze church. As one of Malta’s heritage sights it is included in the €50 pass that can be purchased as well as in the three...More

Thank Geobar01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum has a lot of maritime objects and artifactcs we found so interesting. Great way to spend a few relaxing hours.

Thank AnnaGrise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a little walk around Valletta Harbour, we found a great Maritime Museum. Loads of information about the military influences in Malta over the last few hundred years. The museum has plenty of room to expand, the top level is completely finished. Even with a...More

Thank Carl B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum offers a lot of interesting objects to look at and stories to read. The stories are easy to read and contain interesting information. The museum is also bigger than I expected, which is good. In most areas there was airconditioning. That helped us...More

Thank dvischjager
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited in October. As a retired Naval person and having my granddaughter who is the daughter if a retired Naval person, we had a special interest in the museum and were not disappointed in our tour. So much to see and was in excellent...More

Thank Valarie M B
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Positioned close to Fort St Angelo, the Maritime Museum has an excellent display of maritime relics in general and those used in Malta in particular

Thank John R
Reviewed 28 September 2018

This Museum has few items considering the Maltese Maritime history, still it is well kept and items are interesting such as the Torpedoes and the antique Maltese boat. Lighting can be improved, although when entering such an old building of a certain antiquity, low lighting...More

Thank JSC882
Reviewed 15 September 2018

It is an old museum but it certainly is interesting and has many items on display. There a lot of boats and ships in display. For such a small country, Malta has some amazing museums and so much history.

Thank KimF2792
Reviewed 28 August 2018

only open to 5 so go early as it takes time to get around. Near lots of other attractions. A great place if you like marine history!

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4 July 2017|
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Response from Geordie112 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. As far as we can remember it is wheelchair friendly. There is also a lift. Enjoy
Tonino T
23 September 2016|
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Response from naturegirl40 | Reviewed this property |
It varies depending on how many people and if its a faily. For a single person its around 12 euros. Look on their website or fb page.