Opening Times

Wirt Ghawdex sites opening hours, free of charge to the general public, as follows:

Silos, Gunpowder Magazine, Battery and WWII Shelters – Ċittadella, Victoria

Gunpowder Magazine

    • Tuesday: 10am – 1pm
    • Thursday: 10am – 1pm
    • Friday: 2pm – 5pm
    • Saturday: 11am – 2pm
    • Also open for group visits by appointment.

World War II Shelter Complex – Ċittadella, Victoria

    • Wednesdays from 2pm – 5pm
    • Fridays from 10am – 1pm

Tower 1Mgarr ix-Xini Tower, Ghajnsielem

    • Sunday: 2pm – 5pm
    • We raise Wirt Għawdex flag (yellow background) when the tower is open.
    • Open also for group visits by appointment.


Santa Cecilia Medieval Chapel, Ghajnsielem


    • Wednesday: 2pm – 5pm 
    • Open for group visits by appointment.

The opening of these sites can also be made available to group visits, by appointment.  Please send an e-mail to 

These sites are kindly being opened by volunteers of Wirt Ghawdex. and as more volunteers become available, these sites could be opened more often. Therefore, should anyone be interested in volunteering, please send an e-mail to  

NOTE:  Please check our FaceBook page for any last minute changes.

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