Trip Planner : Europe / Malta / Island of Malta / Rabat / Nature / St. Agatha's Crypt, Catacombs & Museum
St. Agatha's Crypt, Catacombs & Museum, Rabat
Categories: Caves, Sacred & Religious Sites, Nature & Parks, Tourist Spots
Explore the ancient underground system of St. Agatha's Crypt, Catacombs & Museum, the earliest and largest archeological site with evidence of Christianity in Malta. Take a tour through a series of interconnected cemeteries dating back to Roman times, where you can see well-preserved frescoes and even skeletons. Don't leave before viewing the history museum above ground, where collections of fossils, pottery, statues, religious items, and coins are displayed. Keep in mind the catacombs tour includes dark and small spaces, and claustrophobic visitors might not be comfortable. Photos are not allowed in the tombs. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to St. Agatha's Crypt, Catacombs & Museum by using our Rabat trip itinerary builder.
Create a full itinerary - for free!
After we did buy a ticket we did visit the compact museum with a large number of items before the tour did start. With about 12 other tourist and a guide we made a short walk through the catacombs. Mo... read more »
Avendo letto le precedenti recensioni di chi aveva visitato anche quelle di Saint Paul e aveva apprezzato più queste, abbiamo optato per una visita qui. Non siamo rimasti delusi: una visita al piccolo... read more »Having read previous reviews of who had also visited those of Saint Paul and had enjoyed more these, we opted for a visit here. We were not disappointed: a visit to the small museum and then a guided tour (in English) to the catacombs. Interesting, because they are the only ones to have frescoes on the walls. The whole thing takes about an hourshow original
Nous n'avions que peu de temps, cette visite des catacombes permet de se faire une bonne idée de ce patrimoine étonnant.La visite guidée se fait à certaines heures seulement,elle dure environ une demi... read more »We had little time, this visit of the catacombs can be a good idea to this amazing heritage. The guided tour is done at certain times only, it lasts about half an hour. It is necessary to move, and to be able to bend easily. The bones are apparent in the tombs, can be avoided with young children?show original
Unable to display map at this time. Please try again later.
Are you the owner of this business? Click here for promotion tips.