Visit Historic St. John's Cathedral,
which houses Caravaggio's masterpiece The Beheading of St. John, or gaze at the
ancient pottery and other Maltese artifacts recovered from megalithic temples at
the renowned National Museum of Archeology. Other sites worth visiting are the
Upper Barrakka Gardens for an astonishing view of the harbor and the Manoel
Theatre, one of the oldest European theatres still in operation.