Monthly Archive
for: ‘May, 2013’

Over 3,500 visit the Malta Maritime Museum during “Life at Sea”

Over 3,500 people visited the Malta Maritime Museum during the annual “Life at Sea” event organized by Heritage Malta in collaboration with the European Commission and the Government of Malta as part of the European Maritime Day celebrations. The thousands of visitors who flocked to the museum had the opportunity to walk through part of the […]

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A Night at the Museum

Heritage Malta will be celebrating the European Night of Museums on the 24th May by welcoming visitors for a night of special activities at the National Museum of Natural History in Mdina. If anyone was wondering how he should spend the night of Friday 24th May, Heritage Malta has an unusual solution to the problem. […]

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“Life at Sea” at the Malta Maritime Museum

Heritage Malta will open the doors of the Malta Maritime Museum free of charge on Sunday 19th May during the annual “Life at Sea” event as part of the European Maritime Day 2013 celebrations which will be culminating in the international conference on the 21st and 22nd of May. The European Maritime Day pays tribute […]

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Programme of Events during “Mattia Preti: Faith and Humanity” exhibition

Heritage Malta has announced the programme of events to complement the exhibition in order to make the Mattia Preti experience a more holistic one. The first two of a series of gallery talks will be held on Friday 10th May. “Actors and Audiences in Mattia Preti’s Paintings” will be presented by curator Bernadine Scicluna at […]

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Free admission to Heritage Malta Citadel museums during Notte Gozitana

Heritage Malta will be opening its Gozo Citadel museums for FREE this weekend during the Lejlet Lapsi – Notte Gozitana. The four Citadel museums namely the Gozo Museum of Archaeology, the Gozo Nature Museum, the Old Prison and the Folklore Museum, will be open free of charge between 7pm and 12am on Friday 10th and […]

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Face to face with our Ancestors…

When speaking of prehistoric times, most of us imagine our ancestors as aggressive, dirty individuals with unkempt hair, however nothing could be further from the truth. This is what Heritage Malta has proven through its participation in this year’s “Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Malta” by means of the exhibition “Jewellery through the times”. The Megalithic Temples […]

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Paint it like Preti: Workshops on Mattia Preti’s manufacturing techniques for painting on canvas and stone

Heritage Malta will be organising workshops on Mattia Preti’s manufacturing techniques for oil painting on canvas and stone On the occasion of the exhibition “Mattia Preti: Faith and Humanity”, which will be running at the President’s Palace State Rooms in Valletta between 3rd May? and 7th July, Heritage Malta will be engaging the visitors with […]

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Parliamentary Secretary Jose Herrera launches Mattia Preti exhibition

Parliamentary Secretary Dr. Jose Herrera on Monday morning launched the exhibition “Mattia Preti: Faith and Humanity” which will open to the public as from the 4th of May at the Grandmaster’s Palace. The 4th May marks another very important appointment for Heritage Malta in its calendar of events. In fact, it marks the day when […]

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