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St. George's Basilica

Charity Street, Victoria, Island of Gozo 1200, Malta
+356 2155 6377
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Lovely visit

This was our first stop in Victoria after we had visited the nearby tourist information centre... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NikJ
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Ascot, United Kingdom
Beautiful place

A beautiful building, full of history and such an atmosphere, when you first view it, well worth a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
malc1005
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Kettering, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
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“baroque style” (6 reviews)
“arts festival” (3 reviews)
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Charity Street, Victoria, Island of Gozo 1200, Malta
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+356 2155 6377
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"beautiful church"
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"baroque style"
in 6 reviews
"arts festival"
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"dress code"
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"sunday mass"
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"spiritual feeling"
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"churches cathedrals"
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"bronze doors"
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"beautiful decoration"
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"works of art"
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"worthwhile visit"
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"spoilt for choice"
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"awe inspiring"
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"main door"
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"local church"
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"gozo malta"
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"the main square"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first stop in Victoria after we had visited the nearby tourist information centre. Noted that it closed at lunchtime on the day we were there. Ceiling detail is lovely and very ornate throughout the whole basilica. PS. they had a dress code...More

Thank NikJ
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful building, full of history and such an atmosphere, when you first view it, well worth a visit, highly recommended.

Thank malc1005
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

To stand under the dome is awe inspiring, this is a beautiful church with a peaceful and tranquil atmposhere.

Thank Disgruntled1108
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Although baroque is not our favourite style, this one is rather tastefully designed. Stations of the Cross were in while alabaster and most attractive. There were friendly volunteers willing to guide you round for free.

Thank gweeboonhiah
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit. Outstanding wall painting and sumptuous statues. On the outside the architecture imposes respect.

Thank Alexandru_Sandulescu
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful inside and out. Lots to see and very rich in history. You can take a lift to the top and the views are amazing. Definitely worth the 50 steps to get up there lol. At the back of the church behind red velvet curtains...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

It is said that there is a church for every day of the year in Malta & Gozo, this must be one of the most impressive. Came apon St George's by chance, impressed enough from the outside to enter by the massive bronze doors we...More

Thank Thomas R
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

The square in front of the church offers a great view of the stunning church. We were not able to go inside, but we sat at a restaurant right in front and enjoyed the view.

Thank CanAdventure
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

The problem is with Malta is that every church is impressive however there you are spoilt for choice and due to being so many very good churches they all end up mixing in with the rest of them which is a shame. There are several...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

A very spiritual church. You could feel it had been prayed in. An enjoyable visit to a special place that has been lovingly cared for.

Thank Terry L
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lyndallg
30 September 2015|
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Response from Kieransaga1 | Reviewed this property |
When you get off the Ferry take the Public Transport bus to the Capital Victoria. Its a very short distance and when you arrive there just ask Its only a short walk from the bus terminal. Enjoy.
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