Monthly Archive
for: ‘June, 2011’

I Fought the X and The X Won

A total of 22 artists from Malta, Romania, Greece, Italy, France, Poland, Austria, Albania, Slovakia, Canada, America and Japan will be exhibiting at Heritage Malta’s National Museum of Fine Arts, Valletta, Malta. The exhibition, I Fought the X and the X Won is a twinning project between the National Museum of Fine Arts, Malta and […]

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Thematic supper in the company of Rupert Cefai

Heritage Malta?s National Museum of Ethnography, Inquisitor?s Palace in Birgu, is currently hosting an exhibition of paintings inspired by century-old folktales rich in ethnographic content by artist Rupert Cefai. This exhibition, entitled ?miel il-?rafa, will run till the 30th of June. On the 28th of June, exploiting the evocative surroundings of the Inquisitor?s Palace, Rupert […]

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Courtyard Soir?e at the National Museum of Fine Arts

Heritage Malta?s National Museum of Fine Arts will be hosting an evening of classical and jazz music within the recently restored main courtyard of the museum, as part of the Violin and Friends International Musical Festival, Malta.?Oboe, violin and cello play A. Piazzolla, E.Herse, S. Jopin, J. Haydn, JS Bach and ?Dalacarlia? Folksongs from Sweden. […]

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Summer Solstice at Hagar Qim Park

To mark summer solstice, Heritage Malta will once again be organizing a guided tour of the Hagar Qim and Mnajdra Temples on Tuesday the 21st of June. These temples are well known for their archeological value however their particular location provide for a unique environment not found elsewhere within other prehistoric sites. Experiencing summer solstice […]

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Blessing and Inauguration of Bells – Malta Maritime Museum Clock Tower

Heritage Malta yesterday installed three newly acquired bells within the bell tower of the Malta Maritime Museum. These bells were christened Lorenza, Maria Concetta and Maria Victoria by the Vittoriosa Archpriest. Prime Minister Lawrence Gonzi, Hon. Mario De Marco, Heritage Malta’s Chairman Joseph Said, CEO Frank Mifsud and board members were present during the inauguration […]

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Four Heritage Malta Museums will open for free on 7th June

Heritage Malta is once again opening four of its museums for free during the Sette Giugno Public Holiday. Museums open for free on this public holiday are the following; the National Museum of Fine Arts in Valletta, the National Museum of Natural History in Mdina, the Malta Maritime Museum and the Inquisitor?s Palace, both in […]

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Heritage Malta mounts a photographic exhibition within the Mater Dei hospital

Heritage Malta, in collaboration with the Mater Dei Hospital and FUJIFILM Malta, recently set up a permanent photographic exposition inside the main building of the Mater Dei Hospital. This display is made up of a number of large format prints illustrating several Heritage Malta sites and museums. Images included within this exposition were taken by […]

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