This cluster of clover-leaf pattern Neolithic temples dating from long before the Pyramids and Stonehenge is an extraordinary survival from a civilisation that disappeared before 2500 BCE. There are informative panels beside the walkway that takes you round the site. There has been some reconstruction and some concrete remaking of large stones, but there remain substantial megalith walls, stone relief carvings of spirals and animals, an immense stone urn carved from a single block (shattered but reconstructed), and the base, feet and skirt of a colossal statue. The many small finds have of course been removed to a museum.
The site is well presented but will benefit from the exhibition that will presumably be included in the planned visitor centre. Meantime the 'Malta Insight Heritage Guide' by Anthony Place is a valuable resource and has fascinating photos of the site during its excavation.
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