Museum Connections

Il-Ħaġar | Heart of Gozo Museum is hosting the initiative 𝑴𝒖𝒔𝒆𝒖𝒎 𝑪𝒐𝒏𝒏𝒆𝒄𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏𝒔: 𝑨 𝑪𝒓𝒆𝒂𝒕𝒊𝒗𝒆 𝑱𝒐𝒖𝒓𝒏𝒆𝒚 𝑨𝒄𝒓𝒐𝒔𝒔 𝑮𝒆𝒏𝒆𝒓𝒂𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏𝒔, organised in collaboration with the Ministry for Active Ageing, Active Ageing and Community Care, Heritage Malta, and Sir M. A. Refalo Sixth Form.

The second part of this experimental initiative is taking place 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐓𝐡𝐮𝐫𝐬𝐝𝐚𝐲 𝟏𝟖𝐭𝐡 𝐌𝐚𝐲 𝐚𝐭 𝟎𝟗:𝟎𝟎, and will bring together art students and elderly who will delve together into the former’s interpretations of some of the works displayed at Il-Ħaġar Museum.

The event will be addressed by the Hon. Minister for Active Ageing Jo Etienne Abela and consists of a discussion comparing the actual works on display at the museum with art creations prepared by art students from Sir M. A. Refalo Sixth Form, guided by their lecturer Mario Cassar. On conclusion, all participants will be treated to a guided tour to the Ġgantija Temples in Xagħra.

As always, the event is free of charge, but booking, by sending an email to, is essential for logistics purposes.