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Malta at War Museum, Birgu (Vittoriosa)

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Get to know Malta's brave soldiers and strong defenders during the Blitz at Malta at War Museum. Set in the former home of the Royal Navy (a heavily bombed site during World War II), the museum displays a large, intense collection of artifacts and memorabilia. Watch an introductory wartime documentary before descending into an underground air raid shelter once used by hundreds. Continue on to view nine galleries, each illuminating a different aspect of Malta during the war. Displays include clothing, weapons, documents, instruments, and much more. Add Malta at War Museum to your Birgu (Vittoriosa) travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Birgu (Vittoriosa) tour planner.
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  • Firstly a big thank you to Patricia Urdea at the MAW -so helpful and knowledgeable about the history of the barracks and the shelters underneath. I was able to buy the four site ticket here which was ...  more »
  • this is one of my top 3 sites to visit in Malta for those interested in WW2. It is a must because of the tour of the shelter underneath the museum - however impossible it is to imagine spending a long...  more »
  • Dont leave Malta without visting here. It both tells and demonstrates how Malta suffered during WW2. The underground shelter is simply amazing. I would recommend buying a four sites ticket as this is ...  more »