Collegiate Parish Church of St. Paul's Shipwreck Overview in Valletta, Malta


The church of St Paul follows it has descents to the 1570s. Although the church of the Dominican fathers accepted already represented adjudged as parish of capital of Malta, the Cathedral Chapter asserted about having a church of it is possess from wherever to administrate sacraments to the inhabitants.

St Paul is considered to be the spiritual father of the Maltese. His shipwreck is popularly considered as the greatest event in the nation's history.

For this reason, St Paul's Collegiate Church is one of the most important in Malta. The church hosts fine artistic works, including the magnificent altarpiece by Matteo Perez d'Aleccio, the choir and dome of Lorenzo Gafa, the paintings by Attilio Palombi, and Giuseppe Cali and the titular statue of Melchiorre Gafa.



Collegiate Parish Church of St. Paul's Shipwreck Tips & Guide

Address: 74 St Paul’s Street, Valletta, Malta
Office Hours: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays 9.30 – 11.00am
Tel: +356 21223348 | +.356 21236013


Location Valletta
Opening Hours: 07:00 - 18:00
Website: www.maltadiocese.org/lang/en/parishes...

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