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Address: 91 Parish Square, Mellieha, Island of Malta, Malta
Phone Number: 79521970
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How the Maltese islanders survived the continuous bombing raids in WWII

A real eye opener with great history attached. How the Maltese managed to stay safe from the falling WWII bombs

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

A real eye opener with great history attached. How the Maltese managed to stay safe from the falling WWII bombs

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Visited this site, very interesting what the Malta people when through during the last few hundred years.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We got to the Mellieha Shelters just before it closed. The very nice man let us in and gave a little more information about the shelters and how they were used during war. We were then able to go and wander off on our own to explore. We really enjoyed our visit, brief as it was. It only cost Euro... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

This site by definition is going to be somewhat moody and sombre, but I would go so far as to say it's quite creepy. Apart from various picture hangings with a brief paragraph of text in several languages dotted along the tunnels, mostly illegible due to the damp, there's really not much else to actually see. Lighting is poor, and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I have been coming to malta a number of years and this is the first time I have been here. It was 2.40 euros about £2 it was really interesting. Go have a look for the price.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Well worth a visit, did make you think about the war times. Excellent not to be missed. Easy to get to and fascinating

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This attraction gave you an idea of Malta in an air raid very moving experience quick but not too expensive

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Fascinating insight into the realities of island life in the war, very interesting and authentic. Allow around half an hour for your visit

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This attraction is easily missed with the hidden entrance near to the main church. we were astounded as to how big the shelter was with room for 3500 people. It is well lit inside but quitecool and damp. The entrance fee is only about 2 euro. There are no wc facilities

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Very informative and set out with wax work people, which show how the tunnels were used. Very friendly welcome at the entrance. Not expensive and well worth a visit.

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Address: 91 Parish Square, Mellieha, Island of Malta, Malta
Phone Number: 79521970
Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mellieha

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