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Fort Saint Angelo

Birgu Waterfront, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2295 4000
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“great siege” (11 reviews)
Birgu Waterfront, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2295 4000
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the fort and by accident came across a weekend where they had actors in each area. Firing muskets, doing sword fighting demonstrations etc. The three audiovisuals were well thought out and really informative without being too long. Clever that in one of then...More

Thank SquirrelFT
Reviewed 3 days ago

The renovation of this fort is complete, and inside there are several video presentations about the significance of this fort in history, as well as a national symbol. However, other than the presentations there is little to see. The map shows, and several video´s mention...More

Thank Katrien S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It’s a very large structure and it would have been nice to have either an audio guide or a written one. The views were great but it was very windy. There were lots of people in dress and armour but we had no idea what...More

Thank RufusBrisbane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I regularly attend Fort St Angelo for fencing purposes and every time I am rapt with the picturesque beauty of the place. Not only so, but I am impressed by the quality of the refurbishment of the fort and the quality of representation of information...More

Thank Sean P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the gems in the vista of the Valletta Grand Harbour. Bigu is by far the most worth visiting of the "three cities" and Fort St Angelo is jewel in this crown.

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Impressive fort, which has been impeccably restored. Interesting and beautiful with breathtaking views of the Grand Harbour

Thank derekbonavia
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

It’s a nice fort with tons of history and great views. The entrance price of 16 Euros per person is insane. Not worth the money.

Thank DrJay85
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Last time I tried to see Fort Angelo was in 2015, it was closed while they were finishing the refurbishment and its opening by H.M. Queen Elizabeth. On this visit I was pleased to see that Fort Angelo was open and I bought a 'seniors...More

1  Thank Tony E
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Great value for money there was a wealth of information on offer in all different types, brilliant views and well worth a visit. Would highly recommend to anyone

Thank Ben C
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The people of Malta have done an excellent job renovating the fort in which the Knights of St. John held out in the Great Siege. A pretty place, which may seem an odd comment about a military installation, but it is. The views of the...More

Thank Iambic
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morag o
13 September 2016|
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Response from Philip H | Reviewed this property |
Fort St Angelo was first opened for use in November 2015, after a very long period of renovation. It was made available to Her Majesty as a venue for CHOGM. After that it started to be opened to the public. As far as I know... More
Jil M
28 July 2015|
Response from HectorFromBerne | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, the €13.4 million restoration program is nearing completion but not yet complete. I believe a "St Angelo Experience" is planned for 2016 or later, but in the meantime, there is, I believe, only very limited... More