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St. Paul's Bay Wignacourt Tower

St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta, Malta
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We have passed the Wignacourt Tower many times on our walks and decided, as it was open (10 - 1pm... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rick T
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Great views

A budget look at history with great views from the top ( Larger people dont bother as stairs narrow... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
katielittlered87
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have passed the Wignacourt Tower many times on our walks and decided, as it was open (10 - 1pm) we would have a look round. It costs 2 Euros and is money well spent. It only takes about 40 minutes or so to have...More

Thank Rick T
Reviewed 6 days ago

A budget look at history with great views from the top ( Larger people dont bother as stairs narrow !) It was intresting and the guide was very knowledgeable and listened to our questions and answered with knowledge.

Thank katielittlered87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We finally got to see this place, we kept missing open8ng times and it was worth the wait, really unusual and very well displayed so you feel the history as well as viewing it

Thank Denise H
Tower-Curator, General Manager at St. Paul's Bay Wignacourt Tower, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your visit. We are pleased you enjoyed the experience. Our volunteers do their utmost to open the place on a regular basis Monday to Saturday 10am to 1pm.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to visit, the curator was so knowledgeable and keen to pass on his knowledge about the Knights of St John, when we left we felt like we had both learned so much, I would recommend this place as a must to anybody who...More

Thank Wobbley1
Tower-Curator, General Manager at St. Paul's Bay Wignacourt Tower, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit at this historic tower. All our staff is specifically trained to look after our visitors and are very keen to answer any questions. Thanks for your visit. Looking forward to welcoming you at Wignacourt Tower on...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is really worth your time and the small entrance fee. The historian who tells you about the tower is obviously an expert on Malta's history and a real enthusiast.

Thank RuthandJim2013
Tower-Curator, General Manager at St. Paul's Bay Wignacourt Tower, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thanks for your visit and comments.

Reviewed 27 September 2017

Great place to visit staff lovely and very interesting history of malta great views from the tower lots of artefacts inside short film to watch and very cheap to enter .

Thank shazdavies2016
Tower-Curator, General Manager at St. Paul's Bay Wignacourt Tower, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thanks for your visit and comments about our staff.

Reviewed 18 September 2017

Unfortunately visited this tower on the last day. I definitely recommend everyone to visit this tower. We met a very passionate guide who was telling us about Malta, Maltese culture and history. I would recommend you to go here in your first days of your...More

Thank WouterNL94
Tower-Curator, General Manager at St. Paul's Bay Wignacourt Tower, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Thanks for finding time to visit us. Your comments about our staff are really appreciated. Looking forward to see you on your next holiday in Malta.

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Well worth the visit and only 2 euros p p. Views from top are great be sure to take a camera to capture them .stairs are spiral ok to go up a little caution on coming back down .loved the history of the place

Thank winter594
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This was the first place I visited as it was close to my hotel. There is a short information video about the tower which I found useful, then I negotiated the spiral staircase! This building is not suitable for those with mobility difficulties. The spiral...More

Thank Ctsgran
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

I recently had the pleasure to visit the Wignacourt Tower. A step back in time. Very well attended by friendly helpful and prepared staff. The curator gave out a lot of interesting informations and was very welcoming. Breathtaking views from the top. Very educational experience...More

Thank CristinaB1982
Tower-Curator, General Manager at St. Paul's Bay Wignacourt Tower, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thanks for finding the time to visit Wignacourt Tower. We are very pleased that you had a wonderful experience. Hope to have you back on your next visit to Malta.

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