Essential information for visiting the Malta at War Museum
The Malta at War is well served by buses number 2 & 3 from Valletta main station. There is a bus stop just outside Couvre Porte Gate, Vittoriosa. Please alight there.
The Malta at War Museum is located on the eastern side of the Grand Harbour at Vittoriosa. It is conveniently housed in Couvre Porte Gate, the original walled entrance into the city. It can be reached via all major roads to Cottonera (Three Cities) onto Vittoriosa (a.k.a. Birgu) following directional signs.
A harbour ferry operates between Valletta and Vittoriosa every 15 mins leaving from the Lascaris Quay, Valletta. The boat stops 10 mins away from the museum which can easily be reached following the directional signs. The boat departure point in Valletta can be reached by taking the lift from the Upper Barracca Gardens down to Lascaris Quay and then cross the road.
We are open from Monday to Saturday from 10.00 until 17.00 except on New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, Good Friday, Easter, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Last admission is at 16.30