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Rotunda of Mosta

Rotunda Square, Mosta, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2143 3826
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Completed in 1860, this church has the third-largest unsupported dome in Europe.
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Rotunda Square, Mosta, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2143 3826
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a must see when you go to Malta, the expansive unsupported dome is awe inspiring. Of course you have to visit the bomb which is a replica of the one that was dropped on the dome in April 1942, at the time there...More

Thank tonia m
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having visited several of the " iconic " religious establishments around Europe, what struck us most about this church was the basic simplicity and uncluttered nature of the interior. Not to mention the dome, which like the previous establishments inspires a wonderment at the ability...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited this amazing place whilst on a bus trip ultimately heading for Valletta. Church is closed during the day so check times to ensure you can go in when visiting. Also bare shoulders visitors will be given a shawl to wear inside, as a mark...More

Thank SMN73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived around 5.30 - too late to actually tour the building properly (so missed seeing the ww2 missile!). The church bells summoned locals to 6pm prayer.... the building is beautiful , currently under restoration and well worth a visit. Pretty local town with lots of...More

Thank sschaaf28
Reviewed 1 week ago

This church worth a visit. It is one of the biggest Rotundas in Europe. You can see the german bomb that didn't explode while was fired from german aeroplane and it hits the Rotunda Lantern and fell in the middle of the church, but was...More

Thank carmelc56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the heart of the city is this majestic church built without machinery boasting the 3rd world largest dome in the world. A must see

Thank Bernadette20132013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great church in mosta, located in mosta square there's a couple of restaurants near by and the bus stop is around the corner within walking distance.

Thank Dillon X
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here to see the damage to the roof. Saw it. A 5 minute trip though i guess if you are religious you could spend longer.

Thank iaatkinson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 3rd biggest dome in the world. Unfortunately i arrive after 19:00 and it was close but the exterior of the church is impressive. Worth a visit and stay their for night lighting. If you choose a bus from their prefer to go to Valletta....More

Thank omiros2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been at this place in August for the feast. The church was decorared like no other and in the evening there were fireworks on the parking space. It was an amazing experience.

Thank MarkZammit81
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Response from aissiegirl | Reviewed this property |
There is public parking quite close by which can get congested. Failing that, on street parking is available. If you or one of your party is a blue badge holder, this makes things a lot easier.
23 October 2015|
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Response from Ulsterman61 | Reviewed this property |
I am fairly sure the opening hours are Monday to Saturday 9.00 to 11.45 and 1500 to 18.00 we would recommend going if you can fit it in as it is a unique part of Malta's long history If you do visit try the cafe on the... More