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Les meilleures recommandations de musées de la part des habitants

Historic Site
“The temple of Ħaġar Qim stands on a hilltop overlooking the sea and the islet of Fifla, not more than 2km south-west of the village of Qrendi. At the bottom of the hill, only 500m away, one finds the remarkable temples of Mnajdra. Both sites are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.”
  • Recommandé par 55 habitants
Église
“Built between 1573 and 1577, this cathedral contains two masterpieces by Caravaggio. St John’s Co-Cathedral is a gem of Baroque art and architecture. It was built as the conventual church for the Knights of St John. This church is till this very day an important shrine and a sacred place of worship. It is also a venue for cultural events. The construction was commissioned in 1572 by Grand Master Jean de la Cassière to serve as the conventual church of the Knights of Malta and designed by the Maltese military architect Gerolamo Cassar. The church was dedicated to St John the Baptist, the patron saint of the Order. The oratory holds the biggest and only signed masterpiece by Caravaggio. St John’s church is administered by the St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation responsible for the religious cultural heritage of the monument.”
  • Recommandé par 35 habitants
History Museum
“St. Paul's Catacombs are some of the most prominent features of Malta’s early Christianity archaeology. The archaeological clearing of the site has revealed an extensive system of underground galleries and tombs dating from the third to the eighth centuries CE.”
  • Recommandé par 10 habitants
Museum
“St John's Co-Cathedral is a Roman Catholic co-cathedral in Valletta, Malta, dedicated to Saint John the Baptist. It was built by the Order of St. John between 1572 and 1577, having been commissioned by Grand Master Jean de la Cassière as the Conventual Church of Saint John. Wikipedia”
  • Recommandé par 9 habitants
Museum
“Main hub for Public transport, the capital city is all alive during the day and at night in Straight Street Valletta with live music in Bars and very good restaurants.”
  • Recommandé par 11 habitants
Historic Site
“Fort St. Angelo is a bastioned fort in Birgu, Malta, located at the centre of the Grand Harbour. It was originally built in the medieval period as a castle called the Castrum Maris”
  • Recommandé par 9 habitants
Historic Site
“Saint Agatha's Tower, also known as the Red Tower, Mellieħa Tower or Fort Saint Agatha, is a large bastioned watchtower in Mellieħa, Malta. It was built between 1647 and 1649, as the sixth of the Lascaris towers. Wikipedia”
  • Recommandé par 21 habitants
Museum
“The National Museum of Fine Arts presents a multifaceted overview of art and artistic expression in and related to Malta from the late medieval period to the contemporary.”
  • Recommandé par 1 habitant
Museum
“A must when visiting Malta in order to get a taste of the rich history Malta has to offer.”
  • Recommandé par 9 habitants
History Museum
“The National Museum of Archaeology is housed in the Auberge de Provence, an example of fine Baroque architecture, that was built in 1571, on plans by local architect Ġilormu Cassar. Of particular note is the Grand Salon, with its richly painted walls and wooden beamed ceiling. The Museum exhibits a spectacular range of artefacts dating back to Malta’s Neolithic period (5000 BC) up to the Phoenician Period (400 BC). Highlights include the ‘Sleeping Lady’ , the ‘Venus of Malta', bronze daggers, the Horus & Anubis pendant and the anthropomorphic sarcophagus, both belonging to the Phoenician period. A real must see!”
  • Recommandé par 7 habitants
History Museum
“This is a must for any visitor to Malta as it gives a concise history of the islands. Highly recommended in Valletta for anyone visiting the island for the first time is the Malta Experience, tickets can be bought online through Deals Today Malta or directly on site.”
  • Recommandé par 12 habitants
Historic Site
“Fort Saint Elmo is a star fort in Valletta, Malta. It stands on the seaward shore of the Sciberras Peninsula that divides Marsamxett Harbour from Grand Harbour, and commands the entrances to both harbours along with Fort Tigné and Fort Ricasoli. It is best known for its role in the Great Siege of Malta of 1565. Wikipedia Address: Fort St Elmo, Valletta VLT 1741, Malta”
  • Recommandé par 5 habitants
Historic Site
“Rinella Battery is a Victorian battery in Kalkara, Malta. It is commonly referred to as Fort Rinella, although it was never classified as a fort while in use. It contains one of two surviving Armstrong 100-ton guns.”
  • Recommandé par 8 habitants
Souvenir Shop
“The remains of a wealthy Roman household, the ruins of Domvs Romana were accidentally discovered in 1881. Although very little still stands of the original house, some of its incredible mosaic floors are still intact. Beauty buffs will enjoy the selection of archaeological artefacts, including a collection of Roman-era glass perfume bottles and ornate hairpins, which can be viewed in the adjoining museum. ”
  • Recommandé par 6 habitants
History Museum
“Housed within the Old Naval bakery, the Malta Maritime Museum charts Malta's maritime history”
  • Recommandé par 8 habitants
Museum
“The privately owned collection of mint-condition vehicles (cars and motorbikes) includes plenty of 1950s and '60s British- and Italian-made classics, plus vintage jukeboxes and memorabilia from these eras to get you in the mood.”
  • Recommandé par 6 habitants