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red marble

Stunning floors and red marble. Not many tourists which is nice. Most churches close at lunch... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Allentown, Pennsylvania
A moment of peace in a bustling place

Although not a classically beautiful church the peace generated by the need to remain silent within... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
New York City, New York
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Old Theatre Street | Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1535, Malta
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stunning floors and red marble. Not many tourists which is nice. Most churches close at lunch time and reopens 1530

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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

This was on my list as I spotted the magnificent dome from the ferry . Inside it is so beautiful. It was built in the 1950’s much newer than so many other churches we have seen but truly beautiful and worth the visit.

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Reviewed 8 September 2018

Although not a classically beautiful church the peace generated by the need to remain silent within this building was a welcome contrast to the busyness of Valletta. Glad we stopped off here

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Reviewed 2 August 2018

We stayed just a few streets away from this church and I had no idea it is the one with the prominent dome that you see in advertisement pictures of Malta. We were walking to dinner one night and there was a band playing, so...More

Thank LynneP
Reviewed 18 July 2018

A more recent church after the last one was destroyed in WW2. Worth a visit as its got a wonderful floor. Close to the Main Street.

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

A very impressive circular church, the lack of OTT baroque decoration - and of tourists - being quite a relief.

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

The most dominant dome in Valletta and can be seen at his best from the ferry to Silema Although built quite recently, from 1958 this dome fits well into the architecture of Valetta and gives the city its unique and iconic look. Lots of beautiful...More

Thank Beina1
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Went to see the new marble flooring and was really surprised by the beauty of the design and workmanship. The church is now a monument.

Thank zeooi
Reviewed 13 May 2018

It has a nice interior. Is a good place to stay cool and meditate on a warm day. Intersting history if you could read in adavnce. Nice painting.No audio comentaries

Thank olga s
Reviewed 8 May 2018

I'm not really Churchy, but was taken aback by the magnificent murals and marble floors of this Church. It is kept in fantastic condition and you can't help but be impressed with the detail. Take note though, that if you do want to visit the...More

Thank Paul I
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