Lascaris War Rooms

Lascaris War Rooms are located approximately 150 feet underground (under the Upper Barracca Gardens and the Saluting Battery in Valletta).  This complex of tunnels and chambers was home to Britain’s War HQ for the defence of Malta during the Second World War.  Many of the battles fought as well as air defence were organised from […]

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Aviation Museum in Ta’Qali

Aviation Museum in Ta’Qali is approximately 2km from Mosta.  Pre-war this airport was used for civil airlines; the main one being Italian Ala Littoria.  In June 1940 obstructions were positioned around the airfield to prevent airborne landings and by early November 1940, the airport became RAF Station Ta’ Qali, with No.261 Squadron moving in from […]

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