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Great Siege of Malta and the Knights of St. John

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Address: 34 Republic Sq | Cafe Premier Complex, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 10, Malta
Phone Number: +356 2124 7300
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The views alone are worth visiting this place. It is definitely a special place I recommend to enjoy.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
KaoutarEsa
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Marrakech, Morocco
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East Anglia, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Walk up the hill a bit and you are there or use the horse taxi/transport for a bit of fun. Good views and photo opportunity. We got really hot walking - take some water or stop at the café nearby.

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Marrakech, Morocco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views alone are worth visiting this place. It is definitely a special place I recommend to enjoy.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

If history is your thing then this is for you, you can loose yourself in the timelessness of the place.

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Thank Adrian P
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Very interesting overview of how the Knights were living, what they ate and what they wore. If you like history you'll find this very interesting and informative

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Thank Anne C
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

Ideal place to take pictures, this is also across the street from the lower barrakka gardens. If you are walking through town it worths a stop. We combined it with the 'Malta Experience' since it was 5 mins walking distance from there.

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marsa scala
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Valletta is a great place to spend a day or two with endless places ,views and museums to see, especially the view of the grand harbor from the barrakka gardens with cannons firing at noon every day. You can also can go down the high bastions from barrakka gardens with a free standing lift to catch a boat to the... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

St. Francis' church worth a visit as are most of the beautiful churches on the islamd. The tour in a traditional Maltese boat around Valetta harbour was great and you get to see the town from a different angle. The guide, named Pat, was good and very informative.

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Cairns, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

It is one the best spot for a panoramic view in Valletta. Make sure you get there when is it not so hot as you might have hard time climbing all the steps to the top!

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Billinge, Lancashire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Full history of Malta, tells you the hardships that the Maltese people have been through, throughout the centuries

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birmingham
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Well worth the money take as long as you like looking around. If your interested in history this is the place for you.

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