TripAdvisor.com has rated three of Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna’s (FWA) heritage sites amongst the top ten cultural heritage attractions in Malta.
Fort Rinella has placed third after Mdina and St. John’s Co-cathedral while the Saluting Battery has placed tenth. The Noon-day gun firing at the Saluting Battery was also highly rated by visitors of the Upper Barrakka Gardens, which placed eight.
The Lascaris War Rooms has been voted the second best attraction in Valletta after St. John’s Co-cathedral.
The ratings are based on tourist reviews posted on the travel website. Amongst the many reviews, Fort Rinella has been described as “The best living history venue ever visited”; “Incredible value for money” and “A truly living museum”. The staff at Fort Rinella were equally praised for their knowledge and dedication.
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At present FWA manages Fort Rinella in Kalkara, the Malta at War Museum in Vittoriosa and the Lascaris War Rooms and the Saluting Battery both in Valletta. Besides these sites, it is also responsible for a host of other cultural heritage sites spread all over the island. It employs 34 members of staff and ever year attracts thousands of local and foreign tourists to its sites and attractions.
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