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If you fancy seeing something a little bit different when visiting Valletta go to Casa Rocca Piccola. Often described as a ‘living museum’ it is the only privately owned palace open to the public in the city. Built over 400 years ago for a Knight of...more
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74 Republic Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1117, Malta
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We picked up a couple of 1 euro discount tickets off the Sliema ferry thereby bring the cost down from 18 to 16 euros for two people.
The house is the original home of one of the admirals of the Knights Templar and is still...More
We have visited Malta many times, however, always missed this hidden gem until calling in by ship in January this year - great guided tours (would post picture of guide but no permission obtained so will not). Café next door is a good place if...More
Date of experience: January 2019
martart-ve, Front Office Manager at Casa Rocca Piccola, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago
A still in use house which has a comfortable feel. The tour was well done with a very good guide. An interesting insight into a real old house, albeit upper class! Air raid shelter underneath also very interesting.
We visited this lovely home the day after the 24 hour storm in February 2019. We were a little early for the tour and were directed to the courtyard where we met Kiku the macaw. The Marquise himself came along to have a chat with...More
Date of experience: February 2019
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MartinMalta, Manager at Casa Rocca Piccola, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago
Thank you very much for taking the time to write such an extensive review of Casa Rocca Piccola. Stephanie is a great guide and we’ll make sure she sees your review!
This tour of a 16th century palace, of a noble Maltese family is an amazing experience and covers a lot from the grand rooms to the cellar areas ( it is hard to believe that a noble family still-lives there ). The guide was first...More
What a lovely visit to do!
The visits are guided, and our guide was a young, passionate, knowledgeable lady, who made the visit not only instructive but captivating. And we had the pleasure of meeting the Marquis.