Tag: Heritage Malta

‘Be the Artist’ winners announced

The selected artistic submissions will be exhibited at MUŻA, the National Community Art Museum, and will also be shown on Heritage Malta’s website and Facebook page.

Touring Filfla

Following the enthusiastic response for the first tour to Filfla, Heritage Malta is inviting the public to join Senior Curator John J Borg on Saturday 25th July, on an intriguing tour around Filfla during which he will reveal several interesting anecdotes about the history and wildlife of this island.

Items from M.V. Lord Strickland donated to Heritage Malta

The donation of a number of items which are related to the ship M.V. Lord Strickland by Charles De Micoli and his son Beppe De Micoli to Heritage Malta will be enriching the narrative of local seafaring. Once restored, these artefacts will be exhibited at the Malta Maritime Museum in Birgu.

More Heritage Malta sites to reopen in July

In line with the gradual lifting of public health measures related to the COVID-19 pandemic and in response to the public interest to visit cultural sites, Heritage Malta is announcing the re-opening of more sites in July.

Children in Neolithic Malta

How did children live during the Neolithic Period? How did they look? Did they wash themselves? What did they eat? How did they spend the day? What did they wear? Where did they sleep? Is it true that Neolithic people tended to break their toes?

Watch: Heritage Malta and MTA to collaborate on digital productions

In light of the current circumstances, Heritage Malta and the Malta Tourism Authority have once again joined forces, this time to produce a set of unique productions, intended to promote Malta’s historical and cultural heritage in international tourism markets.

Heritage Malta appeals for help to identify historical photos

One can look at old pictures with simple nostalgia. Yet to the keen observer, aged images act as a portal to bygone moments which are rich with hidden details.

New Chairperson for Heritage Malta

Anthony Scicluna has been appointed as the new Chairperson for Heritage Malta by the Minister for the National Heritage, the Arts and Local Government José Herrera.

Experience a dinner under siege

On Saturday 21st March at 7.30 pm Heritage Malta is inviting the public to experience a dinner under siege. A dinner inspired by the price list of the Bormla Market in 1799. This event, which forms part of the Taste History series, is taking place at St Angelo Hall in the Malta Maritime Museum, Birgu.

Heritage Malta members invited to exclusive event

On Saturday, 7th March from 10/00 am to 12.00 pm, Heritage Malta is organising an exclusive event for its members during which they will have the opportunity to immerse themselves into the experience of the work being undertaken by the Agency’s Underwater Cultural Heritage Unit.