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Address: St Paul's Square | Mdn 1100, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
Phone Number: +356 2145 6620
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Impressive architecture

The Cathedral has an impressive architecture and the interior looks also amazing. Unfortunately, it was not possible to visit it because it was reserved for a wedding.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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London, England
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a pleasant cathedral to visit on the island. We were most impressed by the intricate model display of a biblical scene on the right as you enter.

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Iasi, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Cathedral has an impressive architecture and the interior looks also amazing. Unfortunately, it was not possible to visit it because it was reserved for a wedding.

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Ardrossan, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This church is very pretty & a true feast for the eyes. Very peacefull walking around and soaking in the atmosphere. As much as I enjoyed it I did prefer my visit to St Mary's (the Mosta Dome) if you have time do visit both.

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Thank Rosie131
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a very nice church and worth seeing and going inside to look at the whole church its old world charm and the history of the church from the date it was build and all the changes it has gone trough in the years it has been there

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Medina then visit this cathedral. It may seem a bit sparse at first glance but look closely at some of the pictures specially the icon of Mary in the small chapel.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Today i visted Metropolitan Cathedral, as stated it has a €5 entrance fee. It is quite beautiful inside and is worth seeing. I'm not a very religious person in general but have respect for places which are spiritual or allow quiet meditation. If it's unusual for you to visit such a place, it has clearly posted signs which state u... More 

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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an interesting Cathedral, but suppose the review was only average as it was compared to the St John's in Valleta. St John's offers a audio device as part of the price and this definitely enhances the experience

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful frescoes, paintings and marble work. Loads to see and appreciate inside. A must visit if you are in Mdina.

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Penang, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

...to a square (actually two of them) which is more elegant and beautiful than the church itself. The interior is military baroque.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Metropolitan Cathedral can't match the glorious bling of its counterpart in Valletta, but it is a more staid celebration of the great and the good of Maltese history through its myriad floor of colourful and beautifully inlaid tombstones. There is even one without a date of death for a man who is still alive! Set in a peaceful square... More 

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