What is MUŻA?

MUŻA is the chosen name for Malta’s new museum of art and flagship project for Valletta’s European Capital City of Culture Title in 2018. The project is a national-community art museum, the first of its kind, being developed in a historic site within the Capital City of Valletta; a UNESCO World Heritage Site built as a city-fortress.

It shall be green-powered, generating its energy requirements through renewable sources, and represent a best practice in retro-fitting a Maltese historic building.

The very latest …

Behind The Scenes: Colour Palette

Much research has gone into the choice of colour palette for MUZA. The chosen colour range complements the colour of local stone and its complementary Mediterranean environment. The colour palette includes light brown wood materials, cream coloured panels and light cream interpretation panels to complement......

Audio-visual experiences at MUŻA

Visitors at MUŻA will have an opportunity to experience various audio-visual (AV) experiences which will aid them to understand and perhaps even discover the muse of the artist as they worked on their particular art piece. This is part and parcel of the museum’s main......

NIM at Birzebbugia

Naqsam il-MUŻA (NIM) is now in Birzebbugia, in collaboration with the employees and management of Malta Freeport Terminals Ltd. The participants come from different departments within the Malta Freeport, including Human Resources, Operations, Ship Planning and Container Control, Marketing, Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Maintenance, Health......

MUŻA featured in The Guardian

We’re super excited to have been featured by the daily UK newspaper The Guardian! MUZA has been listed in their choice of top fifteen must-see new galleries and museums opening this year. We’re in good company with The National Museum of Sweden, the Museum of......

Valletta, the focus of an exhibition at Palazzo Vecchio in Florence

Maps and cartographic views from the MUŻA collection shall be a major attraction in the Sala dei Gigli at Palazzo Vecchio in Florence. The exhibition is an international joint initiative between Heritage Malta and Comune di Firenze under the distinguished patronage of the Office of the Prime......