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Mellieha Air Raid Shelter

Our Lady of the Grotto Street, Mellieha, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 7952 1970
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Fabulous

Fabulous place for local history and all for a couple of Euros. A must especially if holidaying... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
karen M
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Thoroughly interesting and thought provoking visit

Amazing information given on Malta's role in the Second World War. I had no idea how the island had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christine T
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Our Lady of the Grotto Street, Mellieha, Island of Malta, Malta
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+356 7952 1970
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous place for local history and all for a couple of Euros. A must especially if holidaying on a budget.

Thank karen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing information given on Malta's role in the Second World War. I had no idea how the island had suffered.

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hand built tunnels by local people during the 2nd world war, shows just what people are capable of in times of crisis.

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth a visit for just over 2 euros each amazing the size of the place. Good history and staff are helpful

Thank Blades6228
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit if your into the history of a place and seeing as they were dug by hand into the rock and that people lived in there for long periods of time it really makes you think about what they went through during...More

Thank tonywithana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really nice experience made even better by the long chat with the two old chaps on the door, it must have been a quiet day because it seemed they didn't want us to leave! It was a surprise when we discovered how far the...More

Thank EvoSpringer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although it doesn't take long to go round the air shelter it is still worth the minimal fee charged to enter. There is not a great amount of stuff to look at inside but nice to walk round it and read the few boards with...More

Thank Alastair B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So much history and info, and the catacombs are awesome in the literal sense. They seem to go on forever and the museum has lots of manequins that made me jump a few times 😊 well worth the €2.40 fee for some truly interesting info...More

1  Thank dayzee64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are interested in history, you should go here and have a look at the shelters in Mellieħa. To the staff: Thank you so much for taking your time and the friendly welcome. We really enjoyed talking to you two.

Thank Switzerland1860
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it was only a couple euro to go inside, it was a lot bigger than I imagined. Very interesting to see how people had to survive. It would have been better if a little more information had been provided inside to give you more of...More

Thank takesforever
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tripforus
What time are they open
21 June 2016|
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Response from 469sue | Reviewed this property |
Hello 9.30 until about 3.30 in the peek season
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Maddii N
Hi, I'm going to Mellieha next month and want to know the address for his place so I know how far away it is from my hotel. My hotel is the Luna Holiday Complex, if anyone knows how far away it is that would be great! Thank you!
22 May 2016|
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Response from Lucyjoanne M | Reviewed this property |
you could literly walk up the hill opposite the underground church very easy stroll say about 11 minutes
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HUGH C
I'm planning to visit Malta 20-27 Oct. How do I get to it from Euro Club Hotel Qawra and is it open every day?
9 October 2015|
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