Tunnara Museum

Restoration works are under way at Westreme Battery, which is commonly known as The Tunnara Museum. The Evaluation Committee within the Parliamentary Secretariat for European Funds and Social Dialogue approved a co-financing of 80% from the European Regional Development Fund amounting to €504,000, €403,000 of which are to be disbursed from European Funds and remaining €101,000 will be born by the Mellieħa Local Council’s funds. This was announced yesterday Wednesday 9th October 2019 during a press conference which was addressed amongst others by the Parliamentary Secretary responsible for European Funds and Social Dialogue Hon. Aaron Farrugia. This activity also marked the first hundred days since the inception of the Eight Local Council. Mayor Mr. Dario Vella highlighted the initiatives undertaken so far.