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Discover all about Museums in Malta. Malta has a record number of museums, some more children friendly than others. We hope that parents might be inspired to visit a few from the list below and we also hope that museums might be encouraged to become more interactive and exciting.

Auberge d'Angleterre

Address: Triq il-Majjistral
Locality: Vittoriosa
Tel: 2166 2166

can be viewed upon request

Aviation Museum
Locality: Ta' Qali
Tel: 2141 6095
Web: www.maltaviationmuseum.com
Email: info@maltaaviationmuseum.com
Aircrafts used during various times in Malta. Opening Times: Mon-Sun 9am-5pm (During Summer - Sun open from 9am-1pm). Closed on Good Friday, Easter Sunday, 15 August, Christmas Day & New Year's Day.

Bir Mula Heritage Museum

Address: 79, Triq Santa Margerita
Locality: Bormla
Tel: 2182 6910
Mob: 9927 3276
Web: www.birmula.com
Email: birmulaheritage@gmail.com
Opening times: Sat & Sun 10am-noon or by appointment.

Borg in-Nadur Temple

Address: Sqaq in-Nadur
Locality: Birżebbuġa
Tel: 2165 0840
Email: info@heritagemalta.org
By appointment only. Call Heritage Malta on 2295 4000

Carmelite Priory Museum

Address: Triq Villegaignon
Locality: Mdina
Tel: 2702 0404
Web: http://www.carmelitepriory.org/
Email: info@carmelitepriorymuseum.com
Open every day except Monday, 10am-5pm.

Casa Bernard

Address: 46, Triq San Pawl
Locality: Rabat
Tel: 2145 1881
Mob: 9984 4343
7944 4373
Web: www.casabernard.com
Email: casabernard@onvol.net
Situated near St. Paul's Church. Guided tours daily, except Sundays & public holidays. Other tours by appointment.

Casa Rocca Piccola

Address: 74, Triq ir-Repubblika
Locality: Valletta
Tel: 2122 1499
Mob: 9943 8665
Web: www.casaroccapiccola.com
Email: enquiries@casaroccapiccola.com
Open from 10am-4pm every day except Sundays. Please enquire or check social media for opening times on Public Holidays. Guided Tours take place in the hour. Audio Tour also available. Group admissions after hours is also possible by appointment.

Cathedral Museum

Address: The Citadel
Locality: Victoria, Gozo
Tel: 2155 8789

Domus Romana

Address: Wesgħa Tal-Mużew
Locality: Rabat
Tel: 2145 4125
Opening times: Mon-Sun: 9am-5pm, Last admission: 4.30pm. Closed: 24, 25 and 31 Dec, 1 Jan, Good Friday.

Folklore Museum

Address: Triq Bernardo De Opuo,
Iċ-Ċittadella,
Locality: Victoria, Gozo
Tel: 2156 2034
Opening times: Mon-Sun : 9am-5pm, last admission: 4.30pm. Closed: 24,25 and 31 Dec, 1 Jan, Good Friday.

Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna

Address: Fort Rinella,
Triq Santu Rokku ,
Locality: Kalkara
Tel: 2180 9713
Email: info@wirtartna.org

Frenc ta' l-Għarb Museum
Triq Frenc ta' l-Għarb ,
Locality: Għarb, Gozo
Tel: 2155 3109
Għar Dalam Cave & Museum
Triq iż-Żejtun,
Locality: Birżebbuġa
Tel: 2165 7419
Opening times: Monday to Sunday: 9am - 5pm, Last admission: 4.30, Closed: 24, 25 and 31 Dec, 1 Jan, Good Friday.

Għarb Folklore Museum

Address: 99,
Pjazza Il-Knisja,
Locality: Għarb, Gozo
Tel: 2156 1929

Opening hours from Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm & Sun 9.30am-1pm


Gozo Nature Museum

Address: Triq il-Kwartieri ta' San Martin,
The Citadel,
Locality: Victoria, Gozo
Tel: 2155 6153
Web: www.heritagemalta.com
Opening times: Tue, Fri, Sat & Sun from 10am till 4.30pm. Therefore last admission is at 4pm. Closed: 24, 25 & 31 Dec, 1 Jan, Good Friday. This information is for Heritage Malta Museums & Sites Summer Opening hours from Jun- Oct 2021. There are joint admission fees to Citadella Sites which include The Folklore Museum, the Gozo Archaeology Museum, the Old Prison, & the Gozo Nature Museum.

Heritage Malta Head Office

Address: Ex-Royal Navy Hospital
Triq Marina,
Locality: Kalkara
Tel: 2295 4000/ 22954300
Web: www.heritagemalta.org

Il-Ħaġar – Heart of Gozo

Address: Pjazza San Ġorg,
Locality: Victoria, Gozo
Tel: 2155 7504
Web: www.heartofgozo.org.mt
Email: info@heartofgozo.org.mt
The museum & cultural centre displays a rich collection of historical & artistic artefacts. Open daily from 9am-5pm. Free entrance.

Karmni Grima Museum
Triq L-Għarb ,
Locality: Gharb, Gozo
Tel: 2155 6187
For visits please call Ta' Pinu Church.

Kelinu Grima Maritime Museum
Triq il-Kapillan,
Locality: Nadur, Gozo
Tel: 2156 5226
Malta at War Museum

Address: Couvre Porte,
Locality: Vittoriosa
Tel: 2189 6617
Email: info@wirtartna.org
Second World War underground shelter. Opening Times 9.30am-4pm.

Malta Classic Cars Collection Museum
Triq It-Turisti,
Locality: Il-Qawra
Tel: 2157 8885
Mob: 7942 7229
Web: www.classiccarsmalta.com
Email: info@classiccarsmalta.com
Opening Hours : Mon-Fri 9am-6pm. Sat & Public Holidays 9am-1.30pm.

Malta Maritime Museum

Address: Ex-Naval Bakery,
Vittoriosa Waterfront,
Locality: Vittoriosa
Tel: 2166 0052
Email: info@heritagemalta.com
At the time of going to print the museum was temporarily closed for refurbishment.

Malta Postal Museum

Address: Triq L-Archisqof,
Locality: Valletta
Tel: 2496 1740
Email: info@maltapostalmuseum.com
Opening times: 10am - 4pm Mon - Fri, Sat 10am - 2pm.

Manoel Theatre Museum

Address: 115,
Triq it-Teatru l-Antik,
Locality: Valletta
Tel: 2124 6389
Web: www.teatrumanoel.com.mt
Email: info@teatrumanoel.com.mt

Museum of Archeology, Gozo

Address: Triq Bieb l-Imdina,
The Citadel,
Locality: Victoria, Gozo
Tel: 2155 6144
Opening times: Mon-Sun: 9am-5pm. Last admission: 4.30pm. Closed: 24, 25 & 31 Dec, 1 Jan, Good Friday.

National Museum of Archaeology

Address: Auberge de Provence,
Triq ir-Republika,
Locality: Il-Belt Valletta
Tel: 2122 1623
Web: www.heritagemalta.org
Email: info@heritagemalta.com
Opening times: Mon – Sun (Except for Tue) from 10am- 4.30pm. Therefore last admission is at 4pm. Closed: 24, 25 & 31 Dec, 1 Jan, Good Friday. This information is for Heritage Malta Museums & Sites Summer Opening hours from June- October 2021. .

National Museum of Natural History

Address: Vilhena Palace,
Misraħ San Publiju,
Locality: Mdina
Tel: 2145 5951
Web: www.heritagemalta.org
Opening times: Mon-Sun: 9am-5pm, last admission: 4.30pm. Closed: 24, 25 & 31 Dec, 1 Jan, Good Friday.

Nativity Museum

Address: St. Augustine's Crypt,
Triq Zekka,
Locality: Valletta
Mob: 9962 5177
Email: andreaconsalvo@tiscali.it
Located behind St.Augustine's Church. Open only by appointment until Apr.

Palazzo Costanzo Medieval Times

Address: 26,
Triq Villegaignon ,
Locality: Mdina
Tel: 2145 4625

Palazzo De Piro

Address: Triq is-Sur
Locality: L-Imdina
Tel: 2010 0560
21450 560
Web: www.palazzodepiro.com
Email: events@xarapalace.com.mt
The Mdina Cathedral Museum Extension at Palazzo de Piro.Operating as an extension to the Cathedral Museum, this wing of Palazzo de Piro features displays of artistic & historical patrimonial artefacts from Maltese parishes & other sources.

Palazzo Falson Historic House Museum
Triq Villegaignon ,
Locality: Mdina
Tel: 2145 4512
Web: www.palazzofalson.com
Email: info@palazzofalson.com
Palazzo Falson organises child friendly events, both online & in real life, at this Historic House Museum under the management of Fondazzjoni Patrimonju Malti

Pomskizillous Museum of Toys

Address: 10/11,
Triq Gnien Ix-Xibla ,
Locality: Xaghra, Gozo
Tel: 2156 2489
Email: sueandedwin@vol.net.mt
Caters for all age groups.

Prospect House
Triq L-Għar Ta' Xerri,
Locality: Xagħra, Gozo
Tel: 2156 0572
St Agatha's Historical Complex
Triq Ħal-Bajjada , Sqaq Sant Agata,
Locality: Rabat
Tel: 2145 4419
Ta' Kola Windmill
Triq Il-Bambina ,
Locality: Xaghra, Gozo
Tel: 2156 1071
Tempra Museum – Modern Art Museum
Pjazza tal-Knisja,
Locality: Mgarr
Tel: 2152 0011
Email: mgarr.lc@gov.mt
Open Mon-Fri 10am-4pm. Free entrance.

The Cathedral & Museum Foundation
Triq San Ġwann,
Locality: Il-Belt Valletta
Tel: 2122 0536
The Cathedral of St. Paul & Cathedral Museum
Pjazza Arcisqof,
Locality: Mdina
Tel: 2145 4697
Opening times: 9am-4.30pm Mon-Fri. Closed on Sun & public holidays.

The Grand Master's Palace, Armoury & State Rooms,
Grand Master's Palace,
Locality: Triq ir-Repubblika Misrah San Gorg, Valletta
Tel: 2124 9349
Palace Armoury: Opening times: Mon-Sun: 10am-4pm. Last admission: 3.30pm. Closed: 24, 25 and 31 Dec, 1 Jan, Good Friday.

The Inquisitor's Palace
Triq il-Mina L-Kbira,
Locality: Vittoriosa
Tel: 2182 7006
2166 3731
Web: www.heritagemalta.org
Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday: 9am-5pm. Last admission: 4.30pm. Closed: 24, 25 and 31 December, 1 January, Good Friday. Admission Fees: .Adults (18 - 59 years): €6, Students (12 - 17 years), Senior Citizens (60 years and over), ISIC Card Holders, EURO<26 Card Holders, ISE Card Holders and ICOM Card Holders: €4.50, Children (6 -11 years): €3, Infants (1 -5 years): Free

The Manoel Theatre Museum

Address: 115,
Triq it-Teatru l-Qadim,
Locality: Il-Belt Valletta
Tel: 2124 6389

The Museum of Tools, Trades & Traditions

Address: Palazzo de Piro Cultural Centre
3 Triq is-Sur
Locality: L-Imdina
Tel: 2010 0560
Web: www.palazzodepiro.com
Email: museum@xarapalace.com.mt
Tools, Trades & Traditions at Palazzo de Piro in Mdina, is a unique museum in Malta presenting a single private collection of circa 2,000 objects & tools related to an array of trades. The collection is exhibited in such a way as to promote the aesthetic & historic qualities of the objects.

The National War Museum

Address: Lower Fort St Elmo,
Triq Spur,
Locality: Il-Belt Valletta
Tel: 2122 2430
Opening times: Mon-Sun: 9am-5pm, last admission: 4.30pm. Closed: 24, 25 and 31 Dec, 1 Jan, Good Friday.

The Old Prison

Address: The Citadel,
Pjazza il-Katidral,
Locality: Victoria, Gozo
Tel: 2156 5988

The Police Museum

Address: Police HQ,
Locality: Floriana
Tel: 2122 4001
Open Mon-Fri 9am-4pm. Guided tours given.

The Toy Museum

Address: 222,
Triq ir-Republika,
Locality: Il-Belt Valletta
Tel: 2125 1652

Tunnara Museum

Address: Westreme Battery,
ix- Xatt tat-Tunnara,
Locality: Mellieħa
Tel: 2152 3774
Mob: 9940 7704
Web: www.artclub2000.org
Email: anthonyvalletta@onvol.net
At the time of going to print, the museum was temporarily closed as it was under refurbishment.

Wignacourt College Museum

Address: 2,
Triq Il-Kulleġġ,
Locality: Rabat
Tel: 2145 1060
Web: www.wignacourtmuseum.com

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