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Free Entrance to Three Heritage Malta Sites

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Heritage Malta will be opening three of its sites for free to the general public on Tuesday 19th of March, a public holiday. The sites included in this open day are Ħaġar Qim and Mnajdra temples in Qrendi and the Domvs Romana in Rabat, which on the day will also be celebrating the Feast of St Joseph.

Apart from free admission to these sites, visitors will also have the opportunity to particiate in free tours of the sites. At the Domvs Romana, tours in Maltese will be offered at 10.15am, 10.30am, 2.15pm and 2.45pm.

Those visiting Ħaġar Qim and Mnajdra will be able to participate in a number of activities including guided tours, lectures by various students who concentrated their studies on the temples, a taste of food prepared with ingredients available in the Neolithic period, hands-on pottery activities and a treasure hunt for the young and young at heart.

During this event, members of the general public will also have the opportunity to join and become a member of Heritage Malta at a discounted rate. Membership benefits include the possibility of visiting all of Heritage Malta's sites for free, except for the Hal Saflieni Hypogeum, for which tickets are available at a discount of 50% on the normal ticketing price. Additionally, throughout the year, Heritage Malta organises special events specifically for members. 

Doors will be open from 9.00hrs till 17.00hrs with the last admission at 16.30hrs.

For more information, please call Heritage Malta on 22954000.

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