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Address: 133 Triq Melita, Marsascala, Island of Malta VLT 1123, Malta
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+356 2122 5952
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09:30 - 12:00
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Torri Mamo

Unique fortified residence built in 1657 at a time when areas of the island outside of the city walls were still prone to attack by corsairs or enemy forces.

Reviewed 22 November 2014
Antonio F
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Malta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Visited the Farmhouse on the open day on 26th May - Had driven past without realising this piece of Maltese History was there. Interesting attraction and great staff and re-enactors there on the day. Word of caution check when the place is open as its only open to the public on certain days.

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Thank Robert A
Marsascala, Malta
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This tower is a fortified farmhouse built in order to protect the family from pirates and raiders. It is certainly worth a visit and has good views across St Thomas bay. It is often used by wedding parties as a backdrop for the photos of their special day. Check opening times before you visit.

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Thank Peter P
London, United Kingdom
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305 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

This Torri is beautiful inside and it's such a pity it is always closed. The hotel Jemma palace which is opposite it between the sea and the Torri is completely derelict with graffiti all over it and slowly falling down so the whole area which could be interesting and worth a visit is just awful. I wouldn't make an effort... More 

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Thank Kim F
Pieta, Malta
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143 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Is crazy that I came from North to marsascala for visit the towers and were closed. Anyway this one is quite disappointing, and is abandoned

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Malta
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5 reviews
Reviewed 22 November 2014

Unique fortified residence built in 1657 at a time when areas of the island outside of the city walls were still prone to attack by corsairs or enemy forces.

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Thank Antonio F
Marsascala, Malta
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38 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2014

A really quaint and unique (even for Malta) tower. It's a pity that this tower is always closed and is only ever opened rarely to hos special events (such as concerts, auctions, etc..). Worth having a look at if you're nearby.

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Thank Beta-J
Island of Malta, Malta
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61 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2013

always shut ,,,,shame the inside ,,although ive only been in the once is amazing.we visited the torri for a concert,, but since then it has been shut up, and forgotten,,,real shame

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