Cottonera is a group of three adjacent cities in with a population of about 11,000 : Cospicua, Vittoriosa and Senglea. They are collectively also known as the Three Cities.

Notable Places in the Area

The Hypogeum of Ħal Saflieni is a Neolithic subterranean structure dating to the Saflieni phase in Maltese prehistory, located in , . is situated 1½ km southwest of Cottonera. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

St John's Co-Cathedral is a Roman Catholic co-cathedral in , , dedicated to Saint John the Baptist. is situated 2½ km north of Cottonera. Photo: Florival fr, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The Tarxien Temples are an archaeological complex in , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a town located on the northeast coast of in the Northern Harbour District. is situated 4½ km northwest of Cottonera. Photo: Qoan, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, also known by its title Città Pinto, is a city in the Southern Region of , located southwest of in the centre of the island. is situated 4½ km west of Cottonera. Photo: Maltesedog, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Żabbar, also known as Città Hompesch, is a city in the South Eastern Region of . is situated 1½ km east of Cottonera. Photo: Tony Hisgett, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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