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Welcome to the Malta Postal Museum - home to an extensive collection of postal artefacts related to Malta’s long and colourful history. Our museum is housed in a converted Valletta home which has retained its Baroque façade but has also been extensively remodeled throughout its interior to best display the collection in a contemporary setting.

Spread over four floors, the museum explores centuries of postal history starting way back in the 16th century during the time of the Order of St. John in Malta. The collection not only marks historic milestones but also tells the stories of the numerous individuals who played a part in the development of Malta’s communication.

The building was designed and equipped to handle the needs of visitors with special mobility requirements and our museum has a lift to all floors. The building is fully air-conditioned.
 

Old Postal Truck

AMALGAM

8-27 April 2019

A collective exhibiton of works in clay is being exhibited at the Malta Postal Museum & Arts Hub. The works on display hail from 17 different studios and combine local and Sicilian ceramists. This collective follows on from a pervious roaming exhibition Vasi Communicati held in Sicily in March 2018, commemorating the influence of the life and works of the well-known, Sciacca-born ceramist Cosimo Barna on his peers.

The entire museum is available for hire for private functions. However, if you prefer something smaller, we are blessed with a wonderful rooftop terrace which is ideal for corporate entertaining. A large gallery on the second floor has the capacity to screen films and can be used for intimate musical events / concerts, product launches, lectures, workshops and meetings. Please get in touch with us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 25961750 if you are looking for an unusual way to entertain and make your event one to remember.

We take huge pride in our museum and are keen to promote our collections. We specialise in group visits and in tailor-made tours structured around your individual interests and time frame. Our curator is extremely sociable and enjoys giving a personalised touch to each tour! Do contact us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 25961750 to give that special touch to your visit.

 

 

The museum houses a fully operational post office where you can avail yourself of most postal services - buy stamps, register letters / with AR, buy and encash money and postal orders, top-up your philatelic account as well as personalize your stamps and post letters. Our counter staff are more than happy to assist you.

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Where we are

Malta Postal Museum
135, Archbishop Street,
Valletta VLT 1444,
Malta

Testimonials

E. V. Borg
27-09-2017
State of the art museum. Well kept & spotlessly clean. It gives us pride as a people.

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