Tourist Information

NOTICE: A good number of Tourist Information Offices have re-opened. For information or assistance please contact the Tourism COVID-19 Helpline: 21692447 or email: tourismcovid-19helpline@visitmalta.com.


The Malta Tourism Authority is responsible for a number of tourist information centres situated at the Malta International Airport (MIA), Valletta (Head Office and the Waterfront), Mdina, Mellieha, Vittoriosa (Birgu), Victoria/Rabat (Gozo) and the Mgarr Terminal.

The MIA centre is located in the Welcomer's Lounge. It is estimated that on average, around 2,500 customers are assisted monthly. The type of assistance given is mainly related to general information, promotional material particularly maps, events, accommodation, transport facilities and services to and from the airport.

The largest centre is the one in Valletta. The average number of customers requesting assistance at this office is about 12,000 customers a month.

The Mdina centre assists 120 customers a day and caters for Rabat and other towns/villages in the vicinity.

The Mellieha centre assists about 50 customers a day. The centre in Misrah iz-Zjara tal-Papa Gwanni Pawlu II (near the Mellieha Police Station) in the vicinity of the Mellieha Sanctuary - a very popular place visited by locals and tourists.

The Gozo centre, on average, assists around 3,800 customers per month. The MTA also has an information booth at the Mgarr Terminal.

The Valletta Waterfront TIO is normally opened when cruise ships are in port, according to a monthly schedule provided by the Valletta Cruise Network (VCP)

The Vittoriosa centre is housed in the Inquisitor's Palace in Birgu.


Tourist Information Offices in Malta:

Valletta

MUŻA, Merchants Street, Valletta - OPEN

Tel: 356 22915502 / 22915503

Wedensday to Saturday: 0900hrs to 1730hrs (Last Admission: 1720hrs)
Sunday & Public Holiday:0900hrs to 1300hrs (Last Admission: 1250hrs)
Closed on Monday and Tuesday until further notice
Closed on Christmas Day, New Year’s day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday

Triton Fountain Area, Valletta - OPEN

Tel: 365 22915504 / 365 22915507 

Monday to Saturday: 0900hrs to 1730hrs (Last Admission: 1720hrs)
Sunday and Public Holidays (PH): 0900hrs to 1300hrs (Last Admission: 1250hrs)
Closed on:  Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday


Valletta Waterfront - CURRENTLY CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Pinto Wharf
Tel: 356 2291 5506
Opening Hours: The centre is open as per cruise schedule provided by Valletta Cruise Port. 


Malta International Airport - OPEN

Welcomer’s Lounge
Luqa

Tel: 356 2291 5513 and 2291 5508

Opening Hours: Mondays to Sundays (including public holidays*) - 10:00hrs to 21:00hrs (Last Admission 20:50hrs)
Note: * except on Christmas Day, New Year, Good Friday & Easter Sunday.


Inquisitor's Palace, Main Gate Street, Birgu - OPEN

Main Gate Street

Tel: 356 2291 5509

Opening Hours: Tuesdays and Saturdays until further notice 09:00hrs to 17:00hrs (Last Admission 16:50hrs)
Sunday and Public Holidays: 09:00hrs to 13:00hrs (Last Admission 1250hrs)
Closed on Christmas Day, New Year, Good Friday and Easter Sunday.


Marsaxlokk - OPEN

Xatt Is-Sajjieda

Tel: 356 22915510 and 22915512

1st July to 30th September:

Monday to Saturday: 09.00hrs to 18.00hrs (Last Admission: 17.50hrs)
Sundays: 09.00hrs to 14.00hrs (Last Admission 13.50hrs)
Public Holidays: 09.00hrs to 13.00hrs (Last Admission: 12.50hrs)

1st October to 30th June:

Monday to Saturday: 09.00hrs to 17.00hrs 
Sundays: 09.00hrs to 14.00hrs (Last Admission 13.50hrs)
Public Holidays: 09.00hrs to 13.00hrs (Last Admission: 12.50hrs)
Closed on Christmas Day, New Year's Day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday.


Mdina - CURRENTLY CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Care/Of The Museum of Natural History, Mdina

Tel: 356 99439867

Monday to Saturday: 09.00hrs to 17.30hrs (Last Admission: 17.20hrs)
Sundays and Public Holidays: 09.00hrs to 13.00hrs (Last Admission: 12.50hrs)
Closed on New Year, Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Christmas Day


Mellieħa - OPEN

Misraħ Iż-Żjara tal-Papa Ġwanni Pawlu II

Tel: 356 22915511

Monday to Saturday: 09:00hrs to 13:00hrs (Last Admission 12:50hrs)
Closed on New Year, Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Christmas Day 


Sliema - CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

(Info Desk housed in the Plaza Commercial Centre)

Monday to Saturday: 0930hrs to 1800hrs

Closed on all Sundays, Christmas Day, New Year's Day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday.


St. Paul's Bay - OPEN

St. Paul's Bay Local Council Sub Office
Misrah il-Bajja 

Tel: 356 22915505

Monday to Saturday: 09:00hrs to 17:30hrs (Last Admission 17:20hrs) 
Sunday and Public Holidays: 09:00hrs to 13:00hrs (Last Admission 12:50hrs)
Closed on New Year, Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Christmas Day 


Tourist Information Offices in Gozo

Victoria - OPEN

No. 17, Independence Square
Victoria, Gozo. VCT 1021

Tel: 356 22915452 and 22915453

Monday to Saturday: 09.00hrs to 17.30hrs (Last Admission: 17.20hrs)
Sundays and Public Holidays: 09.00hrs to 13.00hrs (Last Admission: 12.50hrs)
Closed on New Year, Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Christmas Day


Mġarr Information Booth - CURRENTLY CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Monday to Sunday: 09.00hrs to 14.00hrs (Last Admission 13.50hrs)