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Malta Postal Museum

Open Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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If you enjoy the history of stamps, this is for you!

We really enjoyed our afternoon at the Malta Postal Museum. They have set this exhibit up over... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Leiden, The Netherlands
School outing

Great experience for the children to understand how letters arrive at home and to see the history... read more

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Reviewed 10 January 2019
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This state of the art building is spread over four floors and is not your typical Postal Museum. It offers a run through of Maltese history from the 15th century. The Museum also boasts of two temporary gallery spaces, a large audio-visual room and...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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135 Archbishop Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1444, Malta
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our afternoon at the Malta Postal Museum. They have set this exhibit up over three floors, with lift. There's an 'old' post office set up; multitudes of stamps under glass on exhibit. It's a lovely, well thought out display of the history...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 12 January 2019

they only accept cash at the entrance and the movie on second floor was not running due to some tech problems, and I found the gift shop rather bleak. however - the rest of it is real good, and the house itself is very nice...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 10 January 2019

Great experience for the children to understand how letters arrive at home and to see the history behind it.They then had the experience to write and post their letter to Father Christmas which they really enjoyed This was a school outing age group 5 yrs

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KarenA4179
Reviewed 8 January 2019

If you're anything of a history buff, this place is really neat. Not only are there stamps going back to the original Penny Black, but there are originals of handwritten letters from the middle ages. So many museums in Malta have hidden away their artifacts...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 30 December 2018

The Postal Museum is hidden away in Valetta but well worth seeking out. We ere astonished to find so much information about the Maltese Postal system.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank francisking2010
Reviewed 18 November 2018

I visited the museum on Notte Bianca and whilst I did not know what to expect; the visit turned out to be highly educational and interesting. Well planned out;with many sections of the museum describing different parts of Maltese history;satrting from the birth of the...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 November 2018

This museum presents all postmarks ever issued in Malta, starting with letters send under the rule of the Order of St. John. Several short video presentations regarding various periods in Malta history are also scattered on 3 floors, presenting Malta history in short and interesting...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank alaskanka
Reviewed 6 November 2018

As a Stamp Dealer I had to include a visit here while staying in the city. There is something for everyone from non collectors through to Malta Specialists and you will be well looked after. At the end of the visit you also get your...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

We visited on a special evening of Notte Bianca and had a guided tour by a very knowledgable lady who talked us through all the highlights and exhibits. A beautiful museum, well thought out and has a great story to tell about how we used...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

As a child philatelist, I could have spend more time here. It made me want to revisit my collection I last looked at when I was a teenager 30+ years ago.

Date of experience: October 2018
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wb71124
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Thank you for your wonderful comment! We hope to have you visit again in the future.
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5 euro admission for adults 2 euro for children 4 euro for pensioners Good luck .. Enjoy The Malta Postal Mueum
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