Welcome To

Palazzo de Piro

Centre for Art, Culture, Dining, Leisure, Meetings and Events

Unique in its flexibility as a venue, Palazzo de Piro has been transformed into one of Malta’s premier hubs of culture and activity.

The Palazzo features a program of various collections held by the Metropolitan Cathedral Museum and is also host to a wide variety of artistic events. Summer sees the start of open air theatre performed within the picturesque courtyard while art exhibitions, concerts and seminars are organised throughout the year.

Palazzo de Piro is also fully functional as a venue for catered meetings, conferences, banquets, receptions and private functions. With a number of stately and inter-connecting rooms, the Infinitely Xara Catering Team, led by Chef de Cuisine Kevin Bonello, can provide dining for groups of 10 to as many as 300 guests in our unique venue.


Xpresso Café and Bistro, situated on the ground floor as well as the courtyard, is open to the public Monday through Thursday from 9:30 - 17:00, 
Friday and Saturday from  9:30 to 22:00 and Sunday from 9:30 to 17:30

Enjoying spectacular views of the island, Xpresso offers opulent delicacies in both the savoury and sweet departments. Whether getting together with friends and family or meeting business partners over a light meal, the experience promises to be a feast for all one’s senses to enjoy.

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A Stunning, Multifunctional Venue

3, Triq Is-Sur,
Mdina MDN 1131

T: (+356) 2010 0560; 21450 560

Offering flexibility, space and incomparable style, Palazzo de Piro can easily cater for a whole range of corporate functions such as meetings, conferences, and seminars. 

This private, high-end and totally unique setting is also the ideal choice of venue for receptions and banquets of any kind, and can easily house groups of all sizes from 10 patrons up to 800 invitees.

Featuring on-site, full-specification kitchens, manned by the highly recognized Infinitely Xara catering team, events at Palazzo de Piro are further complemented by Infinitely Xara’s commitment to assigning a dedicated events manager and feature full technical assistance and comprehensive facilities and amenities.

A Unique array of venues and configurations:
Courtyard (up to 150)
2 Inside rooms (up to 40)
Bastions (up to 100)
Terrace (up to 100)
Sala Grande (up to 100)
Green Room (up to 25)
Red Room (up to 25)
Light Green Room (up to 25)
Blue Room (up to 25)
Sala Panoramica (up to 250)

What's on at Palazzo de Piro

Debbie Bonello - One

  December 1, 2017 through January 31, 2018

This launch solo exhibition is a collection of oil paintings done over the last couple of years.  It portrays mostly local landscape and seascapes, executed in confident and loose brushwork, blending expression, bold impressionism and mood. They are part of Debbie’s artistic journey; the first public showing dedicated to her work.

The Journal Continues - A Solo exhibition from Rosa-Maria

  February 8 - 27, 2018

The Journal Continues follows on from Rosa-Maria’s successful ‘My Visual Diary’ exhibition in Swieqi, 2016. It maintains as its focus the inspiration derived from living in Malta, highlighting both positive and negative issues.

That’s Amore - Valentine’s Day 2018 at Palazzo de Piro

 Wednesday,  February 14, 2017

Not sure on how to impress your better half this Valentine's Day? Show your partner what a good catch you really are by choosing Palazzo de Piro. This Valentine’s Day, pamper your loved one with a succulent array of dishes prepared by the Infinitely Xara Catering Team, led by Chef de Cuisine Kevin Bonello. Offering an unforgettable...

Daniela Guevska – Springs of Life

  March 2 - 30, 2018

In the series Daniela Guevska is exploring an interpersonal approach of search through emotional bridges and connections. With the abstract compositions, where each one reflects various forms of the heart, she aims to bring the viewer to his/her own personal search of questions. She also wants to challenge the viewer to make an inner...