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Dating Back to 1692

Though the current building was built between 1815-1855, the first church at the same place dates... read more

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Istanbul, Turkey
Beautiful Church

this church is well worth a visit so beautiful and full of interesting statures etc. on entering we... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 September 2015

Spent 10 days in Xaghra in September. It was the Festa and the church was absolutely fantastic, many events happening all week. The services and choirs, marching bands and the whole Square beautifully decorated. The church itself was magnificent with beautiful chandeliers and decorations. There...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Though the current building was built between 1815-1855, the first church at the same place dates back to 1692. Before that, there was a chapel at the same spot since 13th century. As are the churches in other towns, this church is also the center...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2018

this church is well worth a visit so beautiful and full of interesting statures etc. on entering we were approached by an elderly gentleman who explained about a local religious festival they were having and everything that was happening for the week.

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Reviewed 28 September 2018

Malta may have it´s share of impressive churches but this ranks as one of finest in my opinion. The splendour of it all is simply breadthtaking. Don´t limit it to a religious experience. That does it little justice. It is a work of art and...More

Thank Santy S
Reviewed 17 September 2018

It is always wonderful to return to Xaghra and we were back here after a year. Sitting in the square at one of the many cafes and restaurants one can soak in the atmosphere of this great church, whose facade dominates the bustling square. The...More

Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Unassuming from the outside but really gorgeous inside. The peaceful centre of the town square, the church forecourt is also the football pitch for local kids in the evenings

Thank Deborah G
Reviewed 15 August 2018

This is a must-see Church in Gozo. This Church is a fantastic work of art. Mass there is quite lengthy though

Thank John B
Reviewed 13 July 2018

This wonderful church is a tribute to all the parishioners who worked SO hard to build this magnificent church at the start of the 20th Century and make manifest their faith. Th church is beautiful inside and out and the views for the bell tower...More

Thank marypwelsh54
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Nice church in the middle of Xaghra town center. Built back in 1688 from the beautiful lime stone found everywhere on the Maltese Islands, it's a must-see!

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Loved this church, it is especially beautiful when lit up at night. Located in a busy square with bars and restaurants.

Thank Elizella
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

When we visited we were lucky enough to be given a guided tour by a local gentleman that just seemed to be helping there he explained all the statues & paintings to us giving us the full history of each with a great passion that...More

1  Thank garyhR4654QL
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always on the 8th september