Free entrance to Fort St Elmo in Valletta on Sunday

Fort St Elmo and the National War Museum in Valletta will open for free on Sunday. The open day is to mark the 76th anniversary of the awarding of Malta’s George Cross by King George VI. Heritage Malta will hold three guided tours of the historic fort at 9.30am, 1.30pm and 3.30pm. The National War […]

Maltese history comes to life at Valletta’s war bunker

A pivotal moment in Maltese history has been brought back to life this weekend. Valletta’s main military bunker is hosting special events to mark the 75th anniversary of Operation Pedestal, the Santa Marija convoy which saved Malta in August 1942. To mark the anniversary, the underground nerve centre is hosting a series of historical re-enactments, using […]