[Photo from visitmalta.com]
Originally designed by Girolamo Cassar, the Auberge d’Italie in Merchants Street, Valletta is one of the finest buildings in the city.
It has a symmetrical facade, rectangular in plan and surrounded by streets on three sides. It is built around an arcaded courtyard and was considerably altered in the 17th century. Nowadays this building is used to house the Head Office of the Malta Tourism Authority.
Art exhibitions are regularly held at the Auberge d'Italie. Artists wishing to exhibit their works at the Auberge can apply here.
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Contacts: 356 22915000