Tag: Superintendence of Cultural Heritage

Pietà World War II shelters reveal stunning votive relief carvings

Workers on a residential street in Pietà were in for a surprise recently when they unearthed a unique shelter with religious imagery carved into the rocks.

Punic tomb removed from Central Link site for conservation

A Punic-era tomb discovered as a result of excavations related to the Central Link Project in Attard has been removed intact so that it may be conserved, in an operation that cost over €250,000.

Archaeological investigations into recently-discovered ancient quarry in Rabat, Gozo

According to a Facebook post, the Superintendence of Cultural Heritage is directing archaeological investigations in preparation for the extension of the Middle School at Rabat, Gozo, during which an ancient quarry has been discovered.

Ħ’Attard’s railway track embankment restored and inaugurated

The only significant remaining railway track embankment in Malta, situated in Triq il-Linja Ħ’Attard was restored and its inauguration took place today.

Photos: Archaeological remains found at Santa Luċija; “works still ongoing”

It has been confirmed that remains of archaeological significance have been discovered at the Santa Luċija jogging track area, stated the Save Sta Luċija...

Manoel Island project set to be approved on Thursday

The development application for Manoel Island is expected to be approved on Thursday, following the recommendation by the Case Officer Report. The developers have...

Site of “archaeological value” threatened with a 100 apartment development proposal

A development proposal for the construction of 100 apartments in Triq id-Difiża Ċivili, Mosta is garnering opposition after the Superintendence of Cultural Heritage had...

Emails to Superintendence bouncing back – PD

The Partit Demokratiku said that the Superintendence of Cultural Heritage is receiving so many emails, that their inbox is completely packed leading to emails...

Wignacort Aqueduct at risk to be buried and forgotten – FAA

Flimkien Għal Ambjent Aħjar (FAA) the NGO that fights for the protection of the Maltese natural and cultural heritage expressed their dejection after the...