Birgu, also known by its title Città Vittoriosa, is an old fortified city on the south side of the in the South Eastern Region of . The city occupies a promontory of land with Fort Saint Angelo at its head and the city of at its base.

Landmarks in the Area

The Inquisitor's Palace, also known as the Sacred Palace, is a palace in , . Photo: Berthold Werner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Collegiate church of Saint Lawrence is an old Church situated in in . Photo: Mboesch, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Malta Maritime Museum is a maritime museum in , . Photo: Jastrow, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

Kalkara is a village in the South Eastern Region of , with a population of 3,014 as of March 2014. Photo: Sudika, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Senglea, also known by its title Città Invicta, is a fortified city in the South Eastern Region of . Photo: Xwejnusgozo, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Cospicua, also known by its titles Città Cospicua or Civitas Cottonera, is a double-fortified harbour city in the South Eastern Region of . Photo: SpectreOfMalta, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is situated 1½ km west of Birgu. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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