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Msida Bastion Historic Garden

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Peace and Beauty

This garden is laid in the confines of what was an Anglican Cemetery in the early 1800s related to... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2019
LightPacker825289
Very well kept garden/cemetery

The place is very well kept and a lot of time was spent on researching on the place. Paolo the one... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2019
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Reviewed May 8, 2019

This garden is laid in the confines of what was an Anglican Cemetery in the early 1800s related to military and naval activities by the British. The cemetery is now not in use but forms a very important link in the British History of Malta,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

The place is very well kept and a lot of time was spent on researching on the place. Paolo the one who guides the tour is very well versed on history and the volunteers are very welcoming. A must visit.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank felixattard
Reviewed March 15, 2019

Apart from being a historical cemetery, it is a garden which has been lovingly taken care of by volunteers. It is part of the bastions with breath taking sights, away from the noises of the city. It can be reached easily from the Valletta main...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Carmel P
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

We came here on a Sunday morning to escape the carnival nonsense. Free admission! Open on the first Sunday morning each month. We were given a personal guided tour by an enthusiastic volunteer. Wonderful history still being uncovered and literally pieced back together. Quiet and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank greatscotts3
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

The views and the gardens are nice. The location shown on TripAdvisor is slightly erronous, its furter down towards the water. Entry Was 2 eur and the service of the staff Was exceptionally good.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Finn_on_the_go
Reviewed August 20, 2018

I should of reviewed this earlier as we visited on a very hot day in early June. We also were staying at the Excelsior and saw the signpost for an Historic Garden which always arouses our interest. We didn't know about the N.T. concession but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank willowtraveller6
Reviewed July 9, 2018

When expats get involved in a voluntary organisation, it's the best of both worlds, serious professional approach, with locals can do inputs and networks. Rather than leaving this gem derelict it has been given a revamp and made accessible. Should be in the running for...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank laiduptranslator
Reviewed February 4, 2018

I enjoycoming to this garden which is situated at the edge of Valletta on an historic wall. It was originally a cemetary for English in the XIXth centurybut only few stones keeps that memory. Well organised by volunteers from the Maltese National Trust, it proposes...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank sophiewoltz
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

We have been this peaceful oasis during a fund raising event held by the volunteers . The place itself is already interesting with all it's history, tombstones and memorials and breathtaking views of Marsamxett Harbour make it more worth visiting. Definitely recommended for anyone interested...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank MarkScerri674
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Found this by accident because a signpost near our hotel Not advertised in the hotel or other brochures So glad we went and explored Very historic and interesting flowers With magnificent views over the harbour A peaceful haven Maintained by very enthusiastic volunteers who clearly...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank MusicLoverEngland
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