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Malta Aviation Museum, Ta' Qali
(4.3/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Located on a former Royal Air Force airfield, Malta Aviation Museum enlightens visitors with the island's history of aviation, featuring impressive collections dating from World War II. Browse displays of aircraft, engines, uniforms, and model planes throughout three hangars. Keep your eyes peeled for the Hawker Hurricane, recovered from the sea in 1995 after its use in World War II. If you're lucky, you may even see this fully restored plane in action. Also look for aircrafts like the de Havilland Tiger Moth and the fuselage skeleton of the Fairey Swordfish. To visit Malta Aviation Museum and other attractions in Ta' Qali, use our Ta' Qali tourist route planner.
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  • My wife and I visited the Aviation Museum during our two-week vacation trip to Malta in December 2016. It is well-signposted, and close to the National Sports Stadium. Entry is 7 Euro, with free parki...  more »
  • A great collection of planes, helicopters, engines and other memorabilia in two hangers, In the hanger with the Spitfire and Hurricane there is a film shown on the war on Malta. Very interesting we wo...  more »
  • Not a typical museum at all. Perfect for aviation enthusiasts - you find yourself in a garage full of airplane "litter" amongst which I encountered two Rolls Royce Merlin engines hidden under a large ...  more »
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  • Great place the crew is very kindly and the kids enjoy the exhibition
  • Excellent ,well worth a visit. Seeing a spitfire up close was worth the trip in itself.
  • Interesting hodge-podge of aircraft in various states of restoration, if you happen to be in the area it's worth stopping by if you're an aviation enthusiast. The cafe is only a few vending machines, so don't plan on finding a meal there.
  • It's a lovely place to visit. And some interesting items.
  • Best aviation museum with great exhibits