MTA to allocate €115,000 to Lascaris War Rooms and Time-Gun Museum works

The Malta Tourism Authority will be allocating €115,000 for the completion of the ongoing maintenance and restoration works on the Lascaris War Rooms and the Time-Gun Museum in Valletta.

This was announced by Minister for Tourism Julia Farrugia Portelli at the Saluting Battery at the Upper Barakka in Valletta on the 78th anniversary of Malta’s George Cross award. Also present were MTA Chairman Dr Gavin Gulia, Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna Chief Executive Mario Farrugia and Valletta mayor Alfred Zammit, as well as MTA Product Development Director Kevin Fsadni.

The restoration work is being undertaken by Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna.

Despite the ongoing pandemic, daily gun salute at noon from the Saluting Battery is still being held.