Military Re-enactment (Alarme) From 22 September to 17 November

Alarme is a military re-enactment that portrays the historic and turbulent tenure of Malta by French troops, following Napoleon’s landing and conquest of the islands in 1798-1800.

The re-enactment gives an account of the French troops’ invasion of Malta, the subsequent attempt to administer the Maltese Islands by the new Republican government, the rebellion of the Maltese that led to the blockade of the French troops inside the harbour towns. The re-enactment culminates with the surrender of the French troops to the British.

The re-enactment starts at 11.00am and lasts for approximately 50 minutes.

Admission tickets:

  • Adults €7 
  • Children (6 – 12 years) & Students €3

In case of inclement weather or else due to unforeseen circumstance the event may be cancelled without prior notice. When in doubt it is best to contact the Tourist Information Office at Auberge D’Italie, Merchants Street, Valletta on tel: 22915440