Chronicle of Restorations

12 Apr

Group cleans up Wignacourt Tower

  IMAGE: WIGNACOURT TOWER LIT UP IN PINK Eden Leisure Group has organised a clean-up day of the newly renovated Wignacourt Tower in St Paul’s Bay. It is the oldest coastal watch tower still standing in Malta, built by Grand Master Alof de Wignacourt in 1610. Under the supervision of Din l-Art Ħelwa, which has undertaken the restoration of the 405-year-old...

10 Oct

Chronicle of Restorations

Saving our heritage since 1965 DATE   HERITAGE SITE, LANDMARK, WORK OF ART SPONSORS 1968 Chapel of the Annunciation Hal Millieri, C 1450 Farsons Foundation 1969 Xarolla Windmill, Zurrieq Din l-Art Helwa with Zurrieq Civic Committee 1970 133 Melita St., Valletta, C 1750 ongoing Din l-Art Helwa 1970 Church of Santa Marija of Bir Miftuh, C 1435 Malta International Airport plc 1975/76   Wignacourt Tower 1610, St Paul’s Bay   Its Interior (2003) National Tourist Organisation of Malta (now MTA) Bank of Valletta 1980   Chapel...