Valletta is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Valletta one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Valletta is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Valletta or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Valletta. Explore the historical monuments of Valletta with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Valletta guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Valletta page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Valletta landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Valletta.
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St John’s Co-Cathedral, St. John Street,Valletta,V LT 1156,Malta
09:30 am - 04:30 pm
This stunning building in Malta has been showered with great praise from architecture enthusiasts all over the world. It is considered to be one of the most impressive illustrations of Baroque architecture. Such high praise certainly ensures that it is a tourist destination par excellence and undoubtedly a must-visit. It has a rich and interesting ...
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TriqSant' Orsla, Il-Belt Valletta, Malta
07:30 am - 06:00 pm
The Upper Barrakka Gardens are an exquisite site in Valletta. These charming gardens are a great place to take a refreshing break from all the sightseeing that you will be doing during your trip to the city. The gardens are a great setting for destination weddings and proposals as well.
This place is a stunning view point. You will be able to avail...
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St. Elmo Place, Il-Belt Valletta VLT 1741, Malta
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
The National War Museum is a fascinating place to visit in Valletta. The events and conditions that surrounded the two major wars have been beautifully elucidated in this very unique and charming museum in the city of Valletta.
Moreover, the museum gives a context of the country’s role in the wars. The two world wars and their consequences ev...
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Fort St Elmo, Valletta, Malta
01:00 pm - 05:00 pm
This weekend attraction is an interesting visit in Valetta. This fort was and still is used as an important military base. It is opened to the public only on Sundays which adds to the amazing pull it has on Malta tourists. One thing is for certain, it is an attraction worth waiting for the weekend for.
The Fort has a rich and long history as a stra...
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Saint Elmo Bastions, Mediterranean Street, Valletta VLT06, Malta
11:00 am - 04:00 pm
The Malta Experience is quite unique. This show features a small documentary that does an excellent job of introducing you to the natural beauty and the astonishing diversity of the tiny country that is Malta. It is quite surprising to see the sheer variety. The stunning buildings from the rich history add to the mix.
It makes sense to see this att...
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74 Republic Street, Valletta, VLT 1117, Malta
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
The Casa Rocca Piccola is a beautiful 16th century house that has been made open to the tourists in Valletta. This attraction is undoubtedly one of the highlights of the country of Malta. A tour across the rustic passageways and the several rooms are an insightful look into the aristocratic life of the time.
Sure to take you several years back in t...
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Auberge de Provence, Republic Street, Valletta VLT 1112, Malta
08:00 am - 07:00 pm
You will find quite a few interesting things to see in Republic Street. The National Museum of Archaeology is one of them. This amazing collection of artifacts and articles from Malta’s history is sure to leave you astonished.
Pieces of pottery, sculptures, drawings, designs found in various places have been brought together here in a wonderf...
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South St, Il-Belt Valletta VLT 1101, Malta
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
If you are an art lover, this is undoubtedly the ideal attraction for you in Valletta. An amazing variety of Maltese art and crafts from several different of the time periods of history can be seen put up on display in this lovely and welcoming museum.
Located in a historical palatial building, the exteriors of the building are as full of art as th...
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Hastings Garden, Windmill Street, Valletta, Malta
07:00 am - 10:00 pm
The island of Malta is certainly studded with an array of lovely gardens which is rather surprising for its climate. One such surprising and lovely place to visit in Malta is the lesser known and yet incredibly beautiful Hastings Garden.
The area is small but the green grass, the lovely flowers and the sculpture make it a wonderful and refreshing o...
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TriqIr-Repubblika, Il-Belt Valletta, Malta
You are bound to cross Republic Street if you are planning on travelling to Valetta anyway but it makes sense to get down from your vehicle and take a long and leisurely walk down this prestigious area in Malta. The street itself is historic and quite beautifully constructed but the city’s art, architecture and culture have become centered on...