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The Spiral

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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Jun 8, 2015
“Art and crafts on a friendly and cozy shop”
May 31, 2015
“Local crafts”
"The Spiral" is...a place where to share your art talent and your crafts works, where you can learn new skills, enjoy time and know new friends! We are organizing evening and special events, game workshops, second hand sales, classics movies...more
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Triq Wenzu Dyer 15, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta, Malta
+356 9970 7128
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Reviewed June 8, 2015

A lovely place with a nice selection of art and crafts; great place when looking for gifts. You will be given a warm welcome and offered a cup of tea. A hidden gem in Vittoriosa.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Alessandro B
Reviewed May 31, 2015

We were given such a warm welcome along with delicious green tea. An interesting selection of local crafts, jewellery and art work plus a wonderful display of asemic writing in peaceful atmosphere.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank 650caroline
Reviewed May 21, 2015

A new venue for Vittoriosa, the Spiral offers an eclectic gallery of art and local crafts. There is often live music from local musicians, and alternative refreshments like mint tea are available. Quite small, this space offers an intimacy through which to experience contemporary artistic...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Philip H
Reviewed May 8, 2015

My wife and I visited just after their opening time of 10am. The hosts were more than inviting, and they offer a free cup of tea for every visitor. The shop itself sells locally produced pieces of art, including paintings, silk scarves, small gifts and...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Colin W
Reviewed May 8, 2015 via mobile

Teeny gallery with hand made items, sketches and small gifts to purchase. Silk print scarves for a few €. Free tea offered. If you don't buy anything please make a small donation to support local artisans.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank SharronWildig
Reviewed April 5, 2015

When in Malta a must is to visit "The Spiral" in Birgu. A great and special shop where you can find not only special gifts and presents from Maltese Art, but also listen to archeological experiences and learn about the History of Malta! View photos...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Anna2669
Reviewed April 2, 2015

Who likes art and appreciate hand made things will be heaven! So many beautiful things which you can't find anywhere else in Malta! I'm Maltese and proud that two foreigners appreciate our culture and created such a lovely place! Well done and I'm coming back...More

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank MarilynLunascic
Reviewed March 31, 2015

What a great kindnes, Ricky and Becky were wonderful to meet, their tea is so nice. All the different kinds of arts, the stories of archeology & history that they share make the Spiral a place that keeps you happy when in Birgu.

Date of experience: March 2015
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