Main Guard

The Main Guard, originally called the Guardia della Piazza, is a building in , , located in the square facing the Grandmaster's Palace in the city centre.

Landmarks in the Area

Theater
The Manoel Theatre is a theatre and important performing arts venue in . Photo: R Muscat, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Pedestrian zone
Republic Square is a piazza in , . The square was originally called Piazza Tesoreria or Piazza dei Cavallieri, since the treasury of the Order of Saint John was located in the square. Photo: Jastrow, CC BY 2.5.

Museum
The Palace Armoury is an arms collection housed at the Grandmaster's Palace in , . is situated 120 meters southeast of Main Guard. Photo: Berthold Werner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Library
The National Library of Malta, often known as the Bibliotheca, is a reference library in , , Malta. is situated 120 meters south of Main Guard. Photo: Jastrow, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

Locality
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town
Floriana, also known by its title Borgo Vilhena, is a fortified town in the South Eastern Region area of , just outside the capital city . Photo: Xwejnusgozo, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Town
Senglea, also known by its title Città Invicta, is a fortified city in the South Eastern Region of . is situated 1½ km south of Main Guard. Photo: Xwejnusgozo, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Town
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 . is situated 1½ km southeast of Main Guard. Photo: Xwejnusgozo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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