29 Apr 2017
10:45 am - 1:00 pm
Addolorata Cemetery

THE ADDOLORATA CEMETERY

The Addolorata Cemetery and Chapel were designed by Architect Emanuele Luigi Galizia, who also built the Turkish Cemetery in Marsa. With its intricate stone carving, monuments neo-Gothic chapel soaring from what was once a prehistoric burial ground, the Addolorata Cemetery is one of the wonders of Maltese architectural heritage and is also considered one of the great cemeteries of the world.

Credit: Jake S. Haseldine

 

If you’re interested in learning about the history and design of this cemetery, as well as its wonderful use of the landscape the FAA is organising a unique two-hour tour with experts Prof Conrad Thake and Dr. Mark Sagona on Saturday 29th April starting at 10.45am.

Where: Addolorata Cemetery Entrance

For more information visit: Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar’s website.

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