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Mdina Metropolitan Cathedral Museum

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The Mdina Cathedral museum is situated opposite the Mdina Cathedral in Archibishop's square. Amongst the collections found in the museum one can find the Silver collection, a complete collection of Albrecht Dürer prints, an extensive collection of...more
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2 Triq San Pawl, Mdina, Island of Malta MDN 1061, Malta
+356 2145 4697
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I had a wonderful time here with two Maltese friends Marthese and her sister Mariella. The Cathedral is beautiful and the floor is covered in commemorative marble slabs. This can be seen better in one of the side rooms where they have a map of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Irene B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I hadn't originally planned to visit this museum, and originally did so only because the cathedral ticket also covers the museum. I ended up really enjoying this museum. Curated and organized well, rooms arent too crowded with exhibits. I'm a sucker for the treasury type...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank shmeva44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An entrance fee of five euros also allows you entrance to the adjacent Cathedral.Never have I seen such a display of silver artefacts.Some beautiful paintings and effigies.There are two floors.The upper floor can be reached via an elevator or stairs.Not to be missed on a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Goron58
MdinaCathedralMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Mdina Metropolitan Cathedral Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Gordon, thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to the museum and the cathedral. the Mdina Cathedral Museum.

Reviewed 8 February 2019

Second visit to this wonderful museum which has a terrific display of exquisite ecclesiastical silverware but enjoyed our visit even more this time as there was a superb display of work by Albrecht Durer on display.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Peter B
MdinaCathedralMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Mdina Metropolitan Cathedral Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Peter thank you for visiting the museum again. We are working hard to implement many improvements to the museum. In the coming weeks, the Albrecht Durer collection will be enhanced with digital interpretation tools to understand better the works of this great artist. Are...More

Reviewed 26 January 2019

Looks are deceiving. You wouldn't think there would be much inside of what appears to be a small museum.The museum is really nice and informative about the island.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 1Rabbit
MdinaCathedralMuseum, Manager at Mdina Metropolitan Cathedral Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, we are glad that you visited our museums and found our collections interesting and exciting. regards The Mdina Cathedral Museum

Reviewed 26 January 2019

There is much to see in this museum and not just for the religious traveller. There are of course many magnificent pieces of church silver and gold on display which has been used over the centuries. there are also sliver and gold items donated by...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Reiblein
MdinaCathedralMuseum, Manager at Mdina Metropolitan Cathedral Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Reblien Thank you for visiting our museum. You are right in saying that the collections preserved and showcased in our museum are not just for the religious traveler as they give a glimpse into the Maltese identity. The Mdina Cathedral Museum

Reviewed 30 December 2018

It is located opposite the cathedral and from here you have to buy the combined ticket for both. The most interesting is an exhibition of Durer's works.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Amazing place to visit and great history lesson for all the family. Well preserved objects and a beautiful A.Durer exibit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank elishuntingfairies
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

It is surprising to find a permanent exhibition of woodcuts and other prints by Albrecht Durer in Mdina. A lovely exhibition. Except, there is no exhibition publication available. The museum exhibition is interesting and is well worth an hour's visit. The architecture is impressive too....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 22 November 2018

I am so glad we found this museum. It has a great collection, including two series of Dürer prints from 1505 or so, statues of the Apostles and Christ in silver - stunning - and many other treasures. There is also an amazing 14th century...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from George A | Reviewed this property |
St Paul's Cathedral is not Metropolitan cathedral. Opening hours: Mon - Fri from 9.30am to 4.30pm. Saturdays from 9.30am to 3.30pm. Last entrance: 30 minutes before closing time. Closed on Sundays and Public... More
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Response from berrybaker | Reviewed this property |
Mon-Fri 9.30-4.30, Sat 9.30-3.30. Last entry 30 mins before closing. Not open on Sunday's or public holidays.