Department of Classics and Archaeology, University of Malta.
Special thanks to the head of department Dr John C. Betts.
Lectures will be through Zoom until further notice.
Link will be provided closer to the date.
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Site visit to Għar Dalam Park
14/10/2018 @ 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Special morning site visit for members and families of The Archaeological Society Malta organised by Heritage Malta.
Mr David Cardona, Heritage Malta Senior curator Phoenician, Roman and medieval sites, Mr Ruben D. Abela, Manager Projects, Heritage Malta, and Mr Paul M. Portelli, Curator, Għar Dalam, will give information about the Għar Dalam Park Project and the archaeological, historical and natural features found in the area. A guided tour of the recently spruced up Park area will follow. It will take in Għar Dalam, the Ta’ Kaċċatura Roman underground cistern and the foundations of a Roman villa, and Casa Ippolito (Dar ta’ Pultu), a derelict 17th Century farmhouse in Wied Ħas-Saptan.
Meeting at 9 at Għar Dalam, rain or shine. The terrain is rough and rocky and is not recommended for those with mobility problems. It is suggested that you wear stout closed shoes. Participants will pay the normal entrance fee: €5/€3.50/€2.50.