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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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  • Enjoyed this. Enough general and personal information on Malta's vital role in WW2 to be really interesting. I came away with a great repect for everyone who lived through this.  more »
  • This small museum offers a hand held audio guide round the 10 sections which range from pre war Malta and politics to the end of war celebrations. The exhibits cover Malta' s heroic struggle and deter...  more »
  • The Museum of the Fort late in Valletta. A very small museum and if you don't watch movies in the halls, you can go for 15 minutes. The essence of the entire Museum, show how mal'tijcam got it from all at different times. Though he called the Museum of the second world war, but presented everything from Roman and Ottoman empires until the time of Gorbachev.
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