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Collaborating with Easy Job Bridge Malta

Easy Job Bridge has been collaborating with the Cathedral Archives and Museum to host a number of Erasmus students of different ages every year, who seek job experiences to acquire [...]

Melita Sacra Volume IV by Prof. Mgr. Vincent Borg

The Metropolitan Chapter, Mdina Malta is delighted to inform you that the upcoming Melita Sacra Volume IV by Professor Mgr Vincent Borg, is about to be printed. Click here to [...]

First lecture held in the new Archives library

The first lecture held in the Cathedral Archives new library setting, presented a new monumental micro history research on Sallem; a slave in Malta in the early 17th century. The [...]

Pruchase of two illuminated pieces by the Cathedral Chapter

The Metropolitan Cathedral Chapter has just purchased two illuminated pieces representing an effigy of St Paul and a replica of a Florentine illuminated letter on vellum with embossed 24K gold [...]

Visit by José Cura at the Archives

A visit by José Cura, a world renowned Argentinian operatic tenor and conductor, was held at the Archive of the Metropolitan Cathedral. Mro Cura was accompanied by Catherine Tabone, CEO [...]

Curiosities from the Archives

The testimonies documented in the Inquisition archives are full of emotional narratives that reflect movement and Mediterranean connectivity. Like this example were an Augustinian friar, born in the Philippines, travelled [...]

Early Music Day 2022 Concert in memory of Dun Gwann

A selection of Baroque music from the Cathedral musical repertoire, conducted by Gillian Zammit on behalf of Mro Marco Mencoboni. The event was held memory of Dun Gwann Azzopardi, organised [...]

Visits 2021 highlights

14.06.2021 : The Cathedral Archives welcomed the Turkish State Archivist’ Professor Ugur Unal. A short presentation on Maltese-Ottoman political relations as highlighted from some treasures kept at the archives, was [...]

The funeral of Mgr John Azzopardi (20.02.2021)

Mgr John Azzopardi (Dun Ġwann) John Azzopardi, son of Gerald and Nicolina was born on 11 th May 1937. In 1954 he entered at the Archbishop’s Seminary in Floriana and [...]

Visits 2020 highlights

24.01.2020 : Dr Valeria Vanesio and Claudia Garradas on-site curator of the Malta Study Centre studying and compiling the metadata for the Spoils of the Knights of the Order Of [...]