Visitor Attractions


Mediterranean Street, Valletta, Malta

Knights Hospitallers

The Knights Hospitallers is a unique walk-through attraction, dealing with the history and work of the Knights of St. John, notably as their role as a monastic order of chivalry.

Beneath the ‘Sacra Infermeria’, as the Holy Infirmary was then known, and on the actual site of the historic hospital, visitors will discover the chivalrous world of the hospitaler Knights of Jerusalem, Rhodes and Malta. With visual effects, visitors can go back in time through the sights and sounds of the period. Experiencing the crusades, the Great Siege of 1565, the building of the glorious hospital, the development of surgery, the origins of modern day healthcare and medicine, as well as the ravages of plague, travelling across 700 years of the illustrious history of the Knights of St. John.

Contact Information

  • Contact: Mediterranean Conference Centre
  • Phone: +356 21224135

Facilities & Services

  • BarBar
  • CafeCafe'
  • Major Credit Cards AcceptedMajor Credit Cards Accepted
  • Public ToiletsPublic Toilets
  • Town/City LocationTown/City Location

General Information

  • Opening Days:
    • Monday
    • Tuesday
    • Wednesday
    • Thursday
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
  • Opening Hours: 0930hrs till 1630hrs.
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