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Old Prison, Gozo

Free Entry with The Malta Pass
- Normal Ticket Price: Adult: €5.00
Historic Buildings attraction in Malta - MaltaPass
Historic Buildings

About Old Prison, Gozo

The Old Prison is situated in the Citadel, overlooking Cathedral Square and adjacent to the Courts of Justice, to which it was originally connected. In its present form, the prison complex is divided into two sections: the entrance hall, which served as a common cell in the 19th century, and a free-standing block with six individual cells. This prison was in use from the mid-16th century until the beginning of the 20th century. The list of notorious noble inmates is quite significant, with the most famous one being Fra Jean Parisot de La Valette, later Grand Master of Malta.


Facilities:

Address:

Cathedral Square, The Citadel, Victoria Gozo VCT1821

Opening Hours:

Monday–Sunday 09.00–17.00. (Last admission 16.30). Closed on 24, 25, 31 December, 1 January and Good Friday

Telephone:

21 565 988

Email:

info@heritagemalta.com

Website:

www.heritagemalta.org/sites/sites.html

Map:


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