Ave Crux, Spes Unica – An exhibition for Holy Week in Victoria
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Ave Crux, Spes Unica – Sliem ghalik, O Salib, Tama Taghna – an exhibition for Holy Week taking place in Gozo.
The centre of the exhibition is the image of the Face of Christ, dating back to the second half of the 19th century, worked in papier mache and reminiscent of the sixth station, when Veronica wipes the face of Jesus during the Passion.
The exhibition is in a chapel decorated for this holy season with damask, complete with a set of statues depicting the passion of the Christ by the artist Manuel Buhagiar from Victoria.
The exhibition is being held at 5, ‘Santa Marija’ Triq il-Madonna tal-Karmnu, Victoria.
The opening hours are as follows:
Friday 23rd March
10.00am – 2.00pm
Saturday 24th March
9.30am -12.30pm / 5.30pm – 8.00pm
Sunday 25th March (Palm Sunday)
10.00am – 1.00pm / 6.00pm – 8.00pm
From Monday 26th March till Wednesday 28th March
9.30am – 2.00pm / 6.30pm – 9.00pm
Thursday 29th March (Maundy Thursday)
9.00am – 2.00pm / 6.30pm – 11.30pm
Friday 30th March (Good Friday)
7.30am – 1.00pm
Saturday 31st March (Easter Saturday)
9.00am – 12.30pm.