The Palace Armoury

THE EXHIBITION – ‘1565 – The Great Siege of Malta’

450 years after this epic battle took place, Heritage Malta will be once more engaging worldwide interest on the Maltese Islands, through the spectacular international exhibition ‘1565 – The Great Siege of Malta’. Hosted at the Grand Master’s Palace in Valletta, under the patronage of HE, the President of Malta, this exhibition will be presenting […]

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Heritage Malta’s 2015 Calendar

The calendar depicts some of Matteo Perez d’Aleccio’s Great Siege frescoes found at the Grand Master’s Palace in Valletta and commissioned by Grand Master Fra Jean l’Evesque de La Cassiere (1572-81) in commemoration of the Great Siege of 1565. Priced at only €5, proceeds from the sale of HM’s calendar will be donated to the Malta […]

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Two special tours by Heritage Malta

Heritage Malta will be organizing two special tours during the month of October. These two initiatives follow previous similar events which have proven very popular and which have sold out within a few days. The first of these two tours will be held on Sunday 12th October and is being organized with the Vittoriosa local […]

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Temporary CLOSURE of the Palace State Rooms

Please note that the Palace State Rooms in Valletta will be closed to the public between Friday the 29th of November and Sunday the 15th of December 2013, both days included. This does NOT apply to the Palace Armoury which will be open as usual. Heritage Malta wishes to apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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Free admission to two Heritage Malta museums on September 8th

Heritage Malta will be opening two of its museums and sites for free on September 8th – Victory Day – while another two sites will be open at half-price. The National War Museum and the Malta Maritime Museum will be open free of charge between 9am and 5pm with the last entrance at 4:30pm, while […]

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Four Heritage Malta sites receive TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2013

Four Heritage Malta sites have received a Certificate of Excellence for 2013 by TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site. The National War Museum, the National Museum of Archaeology, the Inquisitor’s Palace and the Grandmaster’s Palace (which includes both the State Rooms and the Palace Armoury) have received the award which is given only to establishments […]

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Heritage Malta during Notte Bianca

Heritage Malta is pleased to announce that this year’s edition of Notte Bianca was a geat success especially due to the number of persons that visited its sites in Valletta. It is estimated that more than 30,000 persons visited museums and exhibitions organised by Heritage Malta for this occation, during which admission was free of […]

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Notte Bianca 2012 – Heritage Malta programme

?- National Museum of Archaeology (museum open from 18:00hrs till 02.00hrs) Bateman Exhibition Opening of permanent Phoenician exhibition Educational competitions – National Museum of Fine Arts (museum open from 18:00hrs till 02.00hrs) National Museum of Fine Arts – Then, now??and in Between: a collection of abstract works by Anna Miggiani Auberge d?Italie National Museum of […]

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Heritage Malta at the Kremlin

The Kremlin Museums, in collaboration with the Embassy of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta in Russia, are currently hosting an exhibition on the Order of St John, focusing on the historical link between the Order and Russia. This exhibition is commemorating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of official relations between the Russian Federation […]

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