Fort St. Elmo – Valletta Located at the far end of Republic Street is the Fort St. Elmo, home to the National War Museum and has had a make over so is in pristine condition. The day of our visit it was very busy as it was In Guardia which is a historical re-enactment of a full 16th century military... 更多
The re-enactments are well presented and well attended, a good combination ensuring quality all round. The fort itself is in excellent order and clearly shows the classic layout of defensive strongholds.
A good day out 10 euros, this fort is very worth a visit, as you proceed around the various exhibits, a detailed explanation of the history and great siege of 1565 is explained in various moving and verbal representations. Details are shown in Maltese and English. From the fort you can obtain a a visual sweep of the harbour and... 更多
Happily we were in Valletta the day of the first public opening of the fort after extensive renovation. For this day only entrance to all areas was free and several historic re-enactments were also underway. Obviously there were a lot of Valletta locals attracted to the fort but this added to the occasion. The fort will offer something both to... 更多
I went here on 10th May 2015, the official opening after a long needed restoration. I have got to say I was very much impressed! This was the fulcrum point in the great siege of 1565, the siege where Malta won with around 6000 soldiers against the far more experienced 24000 ottoman soldiers (that's 4 times as much!). After the... 更多
Visited the site today and I have got to say... I'm impressed, yet see room for improvement. I am glad to see that Malta finally has a place where history and modern day society can meet so as to become better familiarized; and can see may a student developing a true appreciation for our heritage at this site. Some suggestions;... 更多
Our family of three including a nine year old had an absolutely WONDERFUL time at Fort St. Elmo in Valletta. We paid 7E adults and think only 3E child for the most amazing show. Inside the fort walls on various dates (Sundays) throughout the year more than 50 costumed re-enactors put on a show which lasts under an hour but... 更多