Tarxien

Tarxien is a town in the South Eastern Region of . Its population stood at 8583 in March 2014. The town is most notable for the , a megalithic temple complex which is among the oldest freestanding structures on Earth.

Landmarks in the Area

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

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

Church
The Parish Church of Christ the King is a Roman Catholic parish church located in . Photo: Bulbul, Public domain.

Cemetery
The Santa Maria Addolorata Cemetery, often known simply as the Addolorata Cemetery, is a state owned Neo-Gothic cemetery located in , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
Santa Luċija is a village in the Southern Region of , with a population of 2997 as of March 2014. Photo: Wykebjs, Public domain.

Town
Paola is a town in the South Eastern Region of , with a population of 7,864 people. Photo: Sudika, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town
Fgura is a town in the Central Eastern Region of . is situated 1¼ km northeast of Tarxien. Photo: Ciantar patrick, Public domain.

Village
Għaxaq is a village in the Southern Region of , with a population of 4,722 people as of March 2014. is situated 2 km south of Tarxien. Photo: Alecastorina93, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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