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St. Paul's Cathedral Museum

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Address: Cathedral Square, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
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We visited purely because this is where you by the entrance tickets to the Cathedral. One ticket gives access to both Cathedral & Museum. The museum contains much related to the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited purely because this is where you by the entrance tickets to the Cathedral. One ticket gives access to both Cathedral & Museum. The museum contains much related to the Cathedral, the town and the island. Its well worth the visit. An enjoyable way to get some shade, too.

Thank GoonerGav
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This place looks fairly small and simple from the outside but is a labyrinth. The artwork and building inside are stunning and beautiful, it's 5 euros pp and worth it.

Thank Poopyscoop
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the outside the museum does not look that tempting. It is worth venturing inside though. There you will find an amazing treasure trove of silverware and relics from the Catholic Church. The top floor has a collection of paintings. We are not huge art fans but still found interest here. The building has ramped access and a lift inside.... More 

Thank ClanCassidy
Naxxar, Malta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are tourist and missed this place - you could have stayed back home. Feel completely indulgent in this Baroque gem built by the Knights under J DeLa Cassiere designed by Girolamo Cassar will take you to a wonderful journey of the sacred and the beauty...Do not miss Caravaggio s St Jerome and the Beheading.Reflect on the Chiaro& schiuro... More 

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You get a combined ticket for the museum and cathedral. The museum has a great collection. Lots of amazing silver-work! Also a large gallery of slightly scary religious paintings. It was interesting, and then good to go into the cathedral which was beautiful. We probably wouldn't have gone into the museum except that it was included with the cathedral ticket... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are several rooms of silver and furniture on the ground floor. Some of some significance including the relics of St Paul. On the first floor there are rooms of religious and church related paintings and portraits. Overall this is a very interesting exhibition of Religious art .

Thank hmlhhf
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Missed this on my first visit but managed on my second. The collection in the museum is truly remarkable and the cathedral itself (access included in price) is truly spectacular. Would absolutely recommend to all visiting.

Thank Forensirob
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the museum because admission to the cathedral included admission to the museum. Allow about an hour. The building itself is also interesting.

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milton keynes
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This costs 10 euro to enter but is beautifull inside, NO flash photography is allowed and they enforce this vigorously.

1 Thank jockuk
Bromley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

a must see building in the silent city, the decor inside is beautiful so much to observe and digest from the various altars with there stunning statues etc a must see if you go to malta

Thank michael3847

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