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Floriana`s cultural heritage and architecture - Tour

Hosted by the Consul of the Malta History and Architecture Group
Culture & Entertainment
Starts in 2 months
Sun 28 Jan 09:00 - 12:30

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Would you like to know more about the locality of Floriana ?
If so, we invite you to join this educational sunday morning tour!

The tour is perfect for those interested in knowing more about past traditions, techniques used in construction, the origins of our localities, practices in urban planning and more.

The tour is led by professionals in the fields of heritage planning and conservation.

The tour (organized by the Planning authority) will focus on the locality of Floriana, also known as Citta’ Vilhena. The locality of Floriana which dates back to Protected content , offers an immense heritage experience with unravelling details about its planning aspect. Floriana has no less than 15 gardens. The buildings, churches and monuments in this locality provide an insight into Malta’s political and social past from the time of the Knights of St John to the present day.

The tour will offer you the opportunity to discover a number of buildings of particular interest, insite into the extensive baroque fortifications built by the Knights, typical characteristics of Urban Conservation Areas and places of historical appeal including gardens, churches and other interesting sites and features.

The Euro 3 fee will be donated to Hospice Movement.

The tour will start from the Planning Authority’s offices in Floriana at 9:00am and will end by 12:30hrs.

If you are interested to join for this venture, book a place per email on Protected content Places are on a first come first serve basis.

Depending at which location the tour will end we will try to go for a drink/coffee afterwards.