Monthly Archive
for: ‘February, 2013’

New Hall dedicated to the Phoenicians at the National Museum of Archaeology

Heritage Malta’s National Museum of Archaeology has extended its permanent display to include a hall dedicated to the Phoenician period, which represents the beginning of written history in the Maltese Islands. The opening of this hall is part of an on-going extension project that will also eventually include the Roman, Byzantine and Medieval periods. Whilst […]

Read More

Ghajn Tuffieha Roman Baths: Excavation weekend

Interested individuals who would like to participate in an authentic archaeological excavation may join the archaeological team during Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th March. The excavations will be held between 07.30-12.30 hours. On-going archaeological investigations at Għajn Tuffieħa Roman Baths form part of the EAFRD REBACA Project “The Rehabilitation of Roman Baths and Christian Catacombs Project”. […]

Read More

Inauguration of the exhibition “Mattia Preti – Faith and Humanity”

Inauguration of the exhibition in Taverna, Calabria, on Sunday 24th February? (PBS feature): [youtube=] – MUSEO CIVICO, TAVERNA, from 24th February till 21st April – THE PALACE STATE ROOMS, VALLETTA, from 4th May till 7th July For more information on this exhibition, please click here:  

Read More

Mattia Preti – Beyond the Self-Portrait

A new publication on Mattia Preti complementing the international exhibition “Mattia Preti – Faith and Humanity” which is to be held in Malta at the Grandmaster’s Palace this coming May! The international exhibition “Mattia Preti – Faith and Humanity” will be inaugurated in Taverna, its first venue, this coming 24th February on the 400th anniversary from the […]

Read More

Donation of extensive collection to the Malta Maritime Museum

Heritage Malta welcomed a donation by maritime historian Joseph Muscat consisting of an extensive collection including paintings, prints, models, rare books, graffiti casts, photographs as well as other artefacts and documentation. Renowned maritime historian Joseph Muscat donated an extensive number of artefacts to the Malta Maritime Museum on Monday. The collection includes paintings by the […]

Read More

“The Art and Craft of Masonry Construction – Design, Stereotomy & Conservation”

Final Conference and Exhibition to be held at the Malta Maritime Museum Heritage Malta will be organising an international conference and exhibition entitled “The Art and Craft of Masonry Construction – Design, Stereotomy & Conservation” as part of the Lithos Project undertaken by the agency. The Lithos Project spanning over a two-year period started in […]

Read More

Rabat Day Ticket

Special offer on admission to the Domvs Romana (Rabat) and St. Paul’s Catacombs (Rabat). Rabat Day Ticket also includes free entrance to the National Museum of Natural History (Mdina). Ticket prices: – Adults at 8 Euros (instead of 12 Euros) – Seniors / Students at 6 Euros (instead of 9 Euros) – Children at 4 […]

Read More



[youtube list=random]List 1[/youtube]