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Grandmaster's Palace

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Republic Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1191, Malta
+356 2124 9349
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very nice collection of items from different eras of Malta. Can spend between 1-2h especially if you listen to everything on the audio guide (which is free). Can be a nice stop in case you get caught by rain

Thank Ori B
Reviewed 4 days ago

A lot of history in the Grandmaster's Palace and well worth a visit. The rooms are beautiful with so much interest in the paintings, the furniture and there are some incredible chandeliers too.

Thank lorettaTwickenham
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

For the entry price there was not a lot to see with only a few rooms open and in many cases you could only look in from the door. The route round was hard to follow l. Although the audio tour was informativethere was a...More

Thank Judith P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lots and lots of beautiful rooms absolutely crammed full of fascinating art and backed up with historical fact (supplied via audio devices that come with the entrance fee). The palace is easily negotiated and I found the number of people quite easy to get around....More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very informative audio guide. We stopped here on the off chance and enjoyed a good break from the heat. A really well preserved building with lovely detail internally.

Thank lynseymcn12345
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the rooms themselves were impressive (notwithstanding renovations and event set up), this wasn't my favorite site. Too many too large tour groups at a time. The desk had run out of audio guides, so even when able to really see a room, did not...More

Thank Ada B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had absolutely o idea of Malta’s proud history and it’s importance in world events over 7,000 years. We visited twice during our stay and would thoroughly recommend his visit to anyone new to the islands.

Thank Sydney_AustraliaJes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to get a lot out of a visit to a open building with old furniture and paintings you need context! Tour guide Was great to have as that opened up the historic parts and the relevance of many objects

Thank Finn_on_the_go
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spend an hour or two here to better understand Malta's fascinating history and appreciate her lovely architecture.

Thank chartwell372016
Reviewed 1 week ago

What makes Malta remarkable? Their incredible history. the knights, the fight for justice and their incredible spirit! This is all captured at the Grandmaster's Palace.

Thank Herveen S
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February 19, 2018|
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Response from Marion S | Reviewed this property |
You buy them next door in the armoury. The ticket admits you to both.
July 21, 2016|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
the best place to check is ETC...jobsplus.gov.mt Its the Malta official government employment agency.