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The Esplora project is a great example of a collaborative effort from across the public sector.

Friday, June 24th, 2016

This week the team was very happy to host a number of guests for a private preview of what Esplora is all about and show our appreciation for their collaboration and useful contributions.


“Esplora is a wonderful initiative” U.S. Ambassador G. Kathleen Hill

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

The Esplora team were thrilled to show off the Esplora buildings and surrounding grounds to Malta’s US Ambassador G. Kathleen Hill.

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Easter excitement at Esplora – By our guest blogger Rebecca Mileham

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Electricity crackles, rockets whoosh, and a flash of light captures your shadow. Every visit to Esplora, Malta’s new science centre, will be full of surprises.
Rebecca Mileham is a museum consultant and science writer based in the UK

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Getting Esplora ready for visitors.

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

The Science Popularisation Unit (SPU), at the Malta Council for Science and Technology, have planned and developed a world-class science centre for Malta. Esplora is inspired by the San Francisco Exploratorium, a concept by Frank Oppenheimer, which gave rise to


Esplora Team at Glasgow Science Centre

Friday, February 19th, 2016

For a number of members in the Esplora team, this is a week of developing skills and witnessing best practice. Glasgow Science Centre’s front of house staff

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Early morning excitement and calm

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

This morning’s activities began a little earlier than usual on the San Salvatore Peninsula


A sunken ship for the youngest Esplora visitors in the Outdoor Science Experience is in place.

Friday, January 15th, 2016

The exhibition spaces are beginning to take shape.

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Season’s Greetings

Monday, December 28th, 2015

To all from our expanding Esplora team. The recruitment drive at Esplora has been going well and…….


Three new vacancies at Esplora!

Monday, December 7th, 2015

We need you if you are interested in working with us as a Part time Gadget Shop Attendant; Part time Explainer; or you are a Skilled Tradesman (Metal Worker). We’d love to hear from you if you think you fit the bill, please find further details for these posts….


Esplora at the Ziguzajg Arts Festival 2015

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

It was a great week of events for children organised by……


UPDATED POSITION – Esplora is recruiting a Building Services Engineering Technician

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

The Malta Council for Science and Technology requires the services of a full time Building Services Engineering Technician (Electrician/Plumber)……


Now looking for a Programme Development Executive

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

The Malta Council for Science and Technology requires the services of a full time Programme Development Executive. The selected candidate…..


Another 2 vacancies at Esplora…

Friday, October 23rd, 2015

Esplora is looking for more talent to join the team….


Esplora is recruiting further…

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

Esplora is gaining momentum towards opening therefore…


Update: Esplora is looking for Science Show Presenters……

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

If you feel at ease with the public and have a passion to motivate and inspire visitors of all ages through high quality learning events and activities, read on….

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An evening of celebrations in Kalkara

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

The middle of July sees the celebration of the Kalkara festa of San Guzepp (St Joseph).

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Esplora at the Careers and Education Fair

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Last Friday 17th April the Esplora team took part in the Global College Malta in collaboration with MBR, Careers and Education Fair at Smart City Malta. It was exciting for Esplora to attend a careers fair

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#iCanDoScience – A national camp designed to promote STEM subjects

Friday, April 17th, 2015

#iCanDoScience – A national camp designed to promote STEM subjects – Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, and related careers among members of the Malta Girl Guides (MGG). Around 100 girls coming from various village based Girl Guide groups,

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Certificate of Registration is issued.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Hurrah! Esplora is now a registered trademark.


Design, design and design!

Monday, February 2nd, 2015

“2015 is going to be a busy year” is what the team here started with saying on return from the Christmas break…. indeed we blinked and January has flown past! The Esplora content team have been thoroughly engaged in the final design and development phase of the exhibitions that will make Esplora unique in Malta. 

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End of year cheer in the Esplora office.

Monday, December 29th, 2014

With the Esplora project now officially in the public eye, the team have been enjoying the positive response both from stake holders, and the general public. The interest and kind words are a good note to end 2014 on,

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The Esplora project has been officially launched…any questions?

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

Thursday 4th December saw Villa Bighi’s beautiful old chapel abuzz with activity.


The Restoration of RNH Bighi

Friday, November 7th, 2014

The Bighi peninsula is seeing a restoration…

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Esplora On Air

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Let us come to you!

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