Category Archives: Archaeology


NEWS: Sponsorship by ACTAVIS

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The pharmaceuticals producer ACTAVIS who have their industrial facility at Bulebel Industrial Estate at Zejtun have recently sponsored part of the expenses incurred by Wirt iż-Żejtun in the setting up of the exhibition about the Żejtun Roman Villa.  The remaining … Continue reading


NEWS: Open day at the Roman Villa

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Yesterday morning the Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies of the University of Malta had organised an open-day at the Zejtun Roman Villa located in the ground of the Carlo Diacono School. This Department in the past six years has … Continue reading


Archaeology: More tombs discovered at Zejtun

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Archaeologists under the supervision of the Superintendent of Cultural Heritage are currently monitoring on-going excavation works at the Bulebel Industrial Estate, limits of Zejtun, after a number of tombs have been discovered last week. Some weeks ago, upon issuing of … Continue reading


Archaeology: A Punic Necropolis?

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Just more than three years ago, when excavation works were underway for the building of a new hospital at the area known as tal-Ħotba off Tal-Barrani Road in the limits of Zejtun, a number of tombs were discovered by the … Continue reading