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An interesting morning visit

Fascinating these catacombs are hewn out of the rock to become burial chambers, there are areas... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Tetty137
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Prestatyn, United Kingdom
A glimpse of Beauty

The church is very small more just a chapel and you will pass it as you walk through the Mdina. We... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
RitaGina
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London, England, United Kingdom
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28 Aug 2018
“An interesting morning visit”
30 Jul 2018
“A glimpse of Beauty”
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Fascinating these catacombs are hewn out of the rock to become burial chambers, there are areas where they ate a meal to honour the dead and they date from the medieval period. Not really disabled friendly though.

Thank Tetty137
Reviewed 15 August 2018

By all means visit the church but, underneath, 26 years ago I discovered a small underground catacomb, I was looking for St. Pauls but came across Santa Agatha. It has now been extensively excavated and a tour can be taken to see the extent of...More

Thank Moocha69
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The church is very small more just a chapel and you will pass it as you walk through the Mdina. We could only view it through the closed iron gate but the few minutes to view were memorable. I wish I could have gone in.

Thank RitaGina
Reviewed 26 July 2018

A little church that can be seen while visiting St. Paul's Grotto and the catacombs. The church as such is not anything unusual but the entire experience is worthwhile.

Thank tosiapuccini
Reviewed 24 June 2018

This is a a small church, apparently not open to visitors but you can peer at the altar through a trellis type metal grill located inside the main entry. The building fell into a state of disrepair after WWII and on-going restoration is dependent on...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 1 June 2018

The Church of St. Agatha is a beautiful, small church in Mdina, which can be easily missed walking down the streets. Definitely look out for it when you're in town.

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We were awestruck by this place. The marble floors, the ceilings, everything. Well worth doing some reading before attending. A historical treasure trove. Beautiful.

Thank ann s
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Again beautiful small church in centre of the city walls in small square unfortunately entrance gate was closed you were able to look at the church and take some pictures - it is small & tranquil -

Thank Caroline672013
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Watch carefully as you walk down the street. This appears nothing more than someones front room. But just look inside and this is what you see.

Thank Petesail
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I'm not a church type of person but this I was very amazed with ,the decore was amazing and the feeling being inside such a place really impressed me .something I will never forget .

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