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Nice old church

The church opposite the much better known "Our Lady of Victories Chapel" is the roman catholic... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
Magdeburg, Germany
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Thus is one of very many beautiful churches in Valletta, yet this one is one of the easiest to... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2018
Houston, Texas
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Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

The church opposite the much better known "Our Lady of Victories Chapel" is the roman catholic church of St Christina. Its smaller and lacks the rich decorations of "Our lady" but its nice, too. During the rule of the maltese orders it was the home...More

Thank Alessandro-Pietro
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Thus is one of very many beautiful churches in Valletta, yet this one is one of the easiest to access. If you enter Valletta through the pedestrian gate, to your left will be the church.

Thank MaltaBound
Reviewed April 22, 2018

St. Catherine of Italy is one of the many churches in Malta whose architecture is exceptionally beautiful.

Thank T0urist7
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

In valletta there are so many beautiful churches to visit. Stop by and sit and take a few moments like we did...

Thank jofunkyfacepainter
Reviewed February 1, 2018

There is a church of every denomination in Valletta but this is quite lovely - a peaceful study in grey. A quiet few minutes away from the main thoroughfares is worth while.

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Reviewed January 29, 2018

Although this is only a small church, it was the most spiritual of all the churches we visited. The domed ceiling has been beautifully refurbished, and is not ostentatious like the majority of the churches and Cathedrals in Valletta; a lovely church for local parishioners...More

Thank Bill_STH500
Reviewed December 23, 2017

This is a delightful old church that was built in 1576 by the Italian knights of St John to serve as their church. In the 17th century the church was enlarged and an octagonal church was added to the existing chapel. The original chapel was...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed May 26, 2017

This Roman Catholic church more commonly known as the church of St Catherine of Italy was built in 1576. Always admire this type of buildings, as they exist and stay like sanctuary for people from all over the world.

Thank Peppp106
Reviewed January 15, 2017

Found only by chance on way to gardens. Wonderful contrast to St Johns Co-Cathedral which is over blown. Beautiful church!

Thank ChristineBettyM
Reviewed January 6, 2017

worthy of a visit impressive domed ceiling. open to public most days for browsing and prayer a place to reflect

Thank stuart h
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