Christmas Programme of Events at Il-Ħaġar Museum

04 Dec 2021 - 09 Jan 2021

Il-Ħaġar Museum and Cultural Centre is pleased to announce its rich programme of events for December. The programme kicks off this Saturday, 4 December, with the first in a series of three lunchtime concerts happening every consecutive Saturday leading to Christmas.  All three concerts start at 11:30.  The opening of James Vella Clark’s Recent Abstracts takes place on Saturday the 4th at 19:30.  Exhibition runs until 11 January and will be accompanied with a catalogue, number 15 in the Il-Ħaġar Gems series.  The museum will also be hosting a public session with the artist on the 13th December at 10:30.

A Neapolitan crib will be on display in Audio-visual Room 3 on Level 2 from the 11th of December, and the first centenary of the introduction by Dun Ġorġ Preca of the traditional Baby Jesus demonstration will also be marked by Il-Ħaġar, in collaboration with the Society of Christian Doctrine, with an exhibition and a public lecture.

A fundraising Sunday lunch – the traditional Ikla tal-Ħbieb – will close the season on the 9th of January of the new year.

Seat reservations for any of these events can be made by sending an email to

This programme of events is supported by the Cultural Heritage Directorate within the Ministry for Gozo.