Mellieha Air Raid Shelter

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The Mellieha World War II Shelters are one of the largest shelter complexes in Malta, dug entirely by hand and reaching the length of over 500 metres.
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  2. Our Lady of the Grotto Street, Mellieha
  3. +35679521970
  4. Working hours*:
    Monday - Saturday:
    09:00 - 15:00
  5. Prices*:
  6. * - opening and closing times as well as entrance prices, are subject to alterations without notice. Visitors are advised to check before visiting.
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The complex includes lengthy corridors with anti blast chambers, private rooms to accommodate entire families, a maternity section and a guarded room reserved to protect national treasures. This served as protection for the local population and refugees from all over the island.

Last Updated: 20 August, 2019
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