Malta Aviation Museum, Ta' Qali

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Located on a former Royal Air Force airfield, Malta Aviation Museum enlightens visitors with the island's history of aviation, featuring impressive collections dating from World War II. Browse displays of aircraft, engines, uniforms, and model planes throughout three hangars. Keep your eyes peeled for the Hawker Hurricane, recovered from the sea in 1995 after its use in World War II. If you're lucky, you may even see this fully restored plane in action. Also look for aircrafts like the de Havilland Tiger Moth and the fuselage skeleton of the Fairey Swordfish. Discover how to plan a Ta' Qali trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
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  • With its strategic location at the heart of the Mediterranean, Malta was bound to have a rich aviation heritage both in military and commercial aircraft terms. There is a big part dedicated to the rol...  more »
  • It's small, it's family, it's alive (airplanes being restored) but if you like the Aero it's a must
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  • Fabulous. Great museum. Highlight of the day. You can actually touch the planes. Sit into a cockpit. Lots of planes for such a small museum. Well done. Make sure you don't miss the bus or get a taxi from M'Dina.
  • Absolutely loved it here!! Such a great museum. Me and my partner had loads of fun and really learnt a lot about the history of Malta. We spent a good 2-3 hours there as there is a little movie you can watch in one of the areas. I strongly recommend it to anyone visiting Malta however it is very out of the way and public transport can be a bit tricky sometimes.
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