Fortifications Interpretation Centre - Fortifications Interpretation Centre, Valletta

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Military Museum History Museum
The FIC forms part of the Restoration Directorate which falls under the Ministry of Justice, Culture and Local Government

The FIC was co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund

It is a public institution dedicated specifically to communicating and exhibiting the history and significance of Malta's military architecture heritage. It is a cross between a museum, an information point and a resource centre.

Opening Hours: 16th June- 30th September 9:00-13:00

Tuesday and Thursday open till 16:00

1st October - 15th June Monday to Friday 10:00-16:00

Tuesday and Thursday open till 19:00

Saturdays 9:30- 13:00
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TripAdvisor
  • This museum is fantastic. It is lovely and cool inside so you can escape the heat. In summer it's open until 1pm. There is a drawbridge from 1600s and great dispays of information about fortresses wit...  more »
  • A superb centre, beautifully set out and with a very carefully crafted interpretation of fortification design, particularly as applied the Malta. This centre needs a couple of hours to visit and I thi...  more »
  • I spent about 2 hours here... much longer than most folks would. In part, it was the great help and insights provided by the Docent Paul, who was a wealth of historical knowledge. His info really adde...  more »
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  • Great modern design in an ancient fort. Very informative and with a some photogenic balconies.
  • well organised and great upkeep.
  • Spend hours learning about the fortifications
  • Nice museum.
  • Thickness of the walls is impressive. Free entrance. Interesting exhibitions.
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