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Address: Pjazza tar-Rotunda, Mosta, Island of Malta, Malta
Phone Number: 21 433826
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Description: Completed in 1860, this church has the third-largest unsupported dome in...
Completed in 1860, this church has the third-largest unsupported dome in Europe.
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Impressive - a worthwhile stop

The sheer size of the dome is worth a visit. The interior is decorated nicely, but not too opulently. The unexploded bomb adds a nice touch.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

The sheer size of the dome is worth a visit. The interior is decorated nicely, but not too opulently. The unexploded bomb adds a nice touch.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

Ideal for after visiting the Mosta Church because it is across the street. Nice place especially in the evening with the massive church showing from the huge windows. Good value for money, excellent food.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

It is big big big rotunda, that stays majesticly in the center of not so important town. but the mirracle has happend here and it evokes a strong feelings in you!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 NEW via mobile

WONDERFUL CHURCH.... I had been crossing by it every day during a Month withouy never go inside.... Stupid mistake.... Stunning !!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 NEW

Beautiful Church, simply serene and stunning. The history about the bomb is interesting and is provided in a side-room, so that visitors don't interrupt the main part of the Church. Well worth a visit.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

One shouldn't go out of their way to see this. The dome is impressive and quite beautiful from the outside, but the inside is very ordinary and hardly impressive if you've seen a number of churches. If you happen to come by, stop for a picture (and a snack at Mellows Café across the street!), but don't expect this to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We stopped off at Mosta to visit this stunning church and the history of it. It is a beautiful building shaped in a dome, the inside is stunning. In the Second World War a bomb came through the roof where 300 people were praying, the bomb landed and bounced on the marble floor but never exploded, it was a miracle.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This is certainly the most beautiful church we have seen anywhere! Don't miss it when you visit Mosta, in the Island of Malta.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

What a place this is! We went by bus and as you travel up the main street, Mosta comes across as being nothing out of the ordinary. Then you arrive at the top of the town and this building looms up at you. They do not charge to go in (unlike a lot of churches in the UK these days)... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We did thus under our own steam, no organised trip. The buses were a bit of a challenge, as they do not run to the time tables, but when we got there it was most spectacular. The church was used to shelter the people of Mosta during WW2 in one air raid a bomb went through the roof but did... More 

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Address: Address: Pjazza tar-Rotunda, Mosta, Island of Malta, Malta
Phone Number: 21 433826
Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mosta

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