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Ta' Hagrat Temples

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Compact but fascinating

This ruin really does bring a strong sense of prehistoric times . Although very compact you get a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hove, United Kingdom

I’ve visited all the megalithic temples on Malta as well as Gozo and loved them all equally! This... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Birkirkara, Malta
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Set in the heart of Mgarr - a village in Northwest Malta - and smaller than most other sites of a similar nature, Ta' Hagrat is home to two well-preserved structures. The site was excavated between 1923 and 1926 with some other minor interventions...more
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St. Peter's Street, Mgarr, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2158 6264
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This ruin really does bring a strong sense of prehistoric times . Although very compact you get a insight into how the temples were used. We arrived buy car and found parking very close by and very easy to park. We had the Heritage Pass...More

Thank swissonj
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We caught two buses from Rabat to get to Ta’ Ħaġrat and we alighted at the bus stop, which appeared to be the heart of the town. There was not a sign anywhere indicating where the temples were. We don’t have internet capability on our...More

Thank KTGP
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I submitted my previous review stating that the energies of the original temple can still be felt. Apparently, the folks at Trip Advisor did not like my spiritual references, so we will see if this one makes it.

Thank fullerabent
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

I’ve visited all the megalithic temples on Malta as well as Gozo and loved them all equally! This one is difficult to see as the tickets are available at the City Hall which closes around 15:00 or from a snack bar in the town square,...More

Thank tosiapuccini
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Not easy to find...Not much information available.. found it closed...site doesn't look very welcoming. Should be better mantained

Thank Mario C
Reviewed 11 December 2017

This is a rather small, and not that well preserved neolithic temple. Opening times are limited, however, the site is surrounded by a fence from behind which you still can have a very good view of the temple. There is a bit more information inside...More

Thank Katrien S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Again Not much information available, down road about 1lm from Skorba Temple this is another small site doesn't look very welcoming or open but you can just push the gate open and go in. A Security guard came out of the hut to check our...More

Thank Cricketman_10
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Went here as we had the Heritage Malta Multi-site pass and it was close to where we were staying but wouldn't have paid to go in otherwise as there isn't too much to see. However there is a good amount of information about the site...More

Thank Benjamin M
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This should be a fantastic attraction, but it is almost always closed, has almost no information provided, is terribly difficult to find if you're not local, and has no facilities.

Thank Oliver C
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This temple is in Mgarr and is only open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. If you are conversant with the Temple culture in the Maltese Islands it is a good place to visit to help complete the timeline. If not it may not mean much. The...More

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