Santa Venera

Santa Venera is a municipality between Birkirkara and Hamrun, situated in the central region of Malta within the northern harbour district. Population was estimated to be around 6,932 as of March 2014. Originally, Santa Venera used to be part of Birkirkara until 1912. The local council government structure was introduced in 1993.

Several apartments, eateries and shops have been launched in lieu of the 7Up factory which shut down in 2002. Awardees of Gieh Santa Venera, awarded to figures who have left an indelible impact on Santa Venera, include founder of ALS Malta Bjorn Formosa and Mario Coleiro.

One can also find historical sites such as the reconstructed Wignacourt Arch, Casa Leoni and the Wignacourt Aqueduct. Feasts are celebrated on the last Sunday of July and November 14th.

Local Council
Mayor: Mr. Stephen Sultana
Address: Kumpless Umberto Calosso, Triq il-Kbira San Guzepp, Santa Venera SVR1013, Malta
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: (+356) 2149 1030
Fax: (+356) 2149 1664

Opening Hours
Monday: 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Tuesday to Friday: 8:15am – 1:30pm, 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Saturday: 7:45am – 10:15am

Here are some kindergartens located in the area:

BeeSmart Childcare Centre

BeeSmart Childcare Centre is situated in Santa Venera, which is very close to major businesses and employment hubs. The centre’s objective is to provide childcare, kindergarten and summer club services in a loving, safe and educational environment whilst catering for individual needs. BeeSmart’s qualified employees respond appropriately to every child so that parents can put their minds at ease while being away from their loved one. BeeSmart caters for children aged 4 months to 5 years. The centre’s childcare approach promotes the development of creativity, individuality and self-confidence in order to promote the highest standards of nursery care. 

Address: Triq il-Palazz l-Ahmar, Santa Venera, Malta
Mobile: (+356) 9942 4702/(+356) 7925 1910
Email: [email protected]

Arzella Childcare Centre

Arzella Childcare Centre believes in an inclusive environment. It welcomes children of any ethnicity , culture, gender, religion, or race. This diversity is explored throughout the programme and enables the children to understand themselves and the world around them. The educational programme is based on the values of respect and solidarity, including the guiding principles of care: caring for ourselves, caring for others, and caring for the environment. At the core of the centre’s mission is the notion that every parent/guardian has the right to access proper care and education for their child. The centre’s staff believe that proper care leads to a holistic learning experience through play and exploration, within a supportive environment that ensures safety and security. Therefore, Arzella Childcare Centre targets all aspects of a child’s development in a fun way; respecting and developing their individualism, nurturing their independence, challenging their strengths and providing the necessary space for them to evolve their aspirations and sense of self. 

Address: 496, Triq il-Kbira San Guzepp, Santa Venera, Malta
Telephone: (+356) 2125 5194
Mobile: (+356) 7930 5212
Email: [email protected]

La Bacchetta Magica

La Bacchetta Magica’s mission is to provide and promote high quality early childhood education. The centre offers childcare up until the age of 3 years that enhances your child’s learning while developing crucial social skills. La Bacchetta Magica believes in encouraging collaborative relationships, environmental exploration and creative expression. Programs are licensed under the high standards of the Ministry of Education, providing a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment where children learn in meaningful and joyful ways, and where they feel a strong sense of belonging. Children are truly encouraged to explore the world around them.

Address: 390, Triq il-Kbira San Guzepp, Santa Venera
Telephone: (+356) 2144 8080
Email: [email protected]