at St John’s Cavalier – Birgu 2013
IN GUARDIA PARADE
The IN GUARDIA PARADE is a re-enactment that portrays an authentic event that took place regularly inside Malta’s major fortifications of the Order of St. John.
The re-enactment portrays the inspection of the fort and its garrison by the Grand Bailiff of the Order of the Knights of St. John in charge of military affairs.
During the re-enactment, the soldiers and knights of the fort’s garrison – some 55 re-enactors – are kitted-out in their uniforms to perform a military drill, demonstrating to the Grand Bailiff the garrison’s state of readiness.
The show begins at 11.00 a.m. and lasts 40 minutes.
Adults : Euros 7
Children (6 – 12 years) & Students : Euros 3
In case of inclement weather or else due to unforeseen circumstance the event may be cancelled without prior notice. When in doubt it is best to contact the Tourist Information Office at Auberge D’Italie, Merchants Street, Valletta on tel: 00356 22915440 1 / 2