Activities

Memories from Ancient Illyria

“Metropol Theater” Summer Camp visited the National Historical Museum. The children tried to be archaeologists for a day. First, they visited the Pavilion of Archeology, where they were introduced to antique and original objects of the Museum. Afterwards they continued with “excavations” to find the hidden objects. After the discovery, some of the children painted the objects they …

Memories from Ancient Illyria Read More »

The Covenant of Freedom 1878

Within the 140th anniversary of the Albanian League of Prizren the National Historical Museum opened an exhibition titled “The Covenant of Freedom 1878”. This exhibition shows the full journey of the Albanian League of Prizren. Dr. Dorian Koçi welcomed the attendees by saying that: “The Albanian League of Prizren represents the unity of our nation …

The Covenant of Freedom 1878 Read More »

Venetian “King of Masks”

 In Venice he is known as the “King of Masks”. He conceives all kinds of parables, at a minimal cost, but with great value. He is inspired by portraits of historical characters, allegorical and mythological figures, as well as the tradition of “Italian Art Comedy”. His art is widely used in balls, carnival festivals or …

Venetian “King of Masks” Read More »

“Skanderbeg- from children’s viewpoint”

 “Skanderbeg- from children’s viewpoint” is an art exhibition of paintings and sculptures dedicated to our national hero George Castriot Skanderbeg. This event was organized by the National Center for Children’s Culture in collaboration with the National Historical Museum. The Nationwide Year of Skanderbeg encouraged the children to compose original artworks as they perceive their hero: …

“Skanderbeg- from children’s viewpoint” Read More »

“An evening in the Museum” with the theme: “Voskopoja”.

Voskopoja is a village where culture, tradition and landscape harmoniously unify in order to encourage its permanent tourist values. The village is well known for its antique civilization, stunning landscapes, numerous churches and frescoes, personifying a precious cultural heritage. These artistic and architectonic values are rich in icons and wall paintings. They introduced the village …

“An evening in the Museum” with the theme: “Voskopoja”. Read More »

“Summer Day in Albania”

Summer Day has already become a traditional holiday. According to the Julian calendar is celebrated on March 1st, while under the Gregorian one, is celebrated on March 14th. Spring, in ancient times, was known as the beginning of the reign of the sun and fire. It was celebrated as the most important period of the …

“Summer Day in Albania” Read More »

The National Historical Museum welcomes Mrs. Linda Norris- an American expert in Museology.

Mrs. Linda Norris, along with the staff selected by the Ministry of Culture, visited the National Historical Museum. She had a meeting with the director of this institution, Dr. Dorian Koçi. Among others, they talked about the audience growth and redesigning the museum. Mrs. Norris visited the Museum’s Pavilions, where she learned more about our chronological …

The National Historical Museum welcomes Mrs. Linda Norris- an American expert in Museology. Read More »

The Council of Lezha (March 2nd 1444) laid the foundations for the unification of Albanians.

In the framework of the Nationwide Year of Gjergj Kastrioti-Skënderbeu, the National Historical Museum organized “One evening in the museum” with the theme: “The Covenant of Lezha, as a product of aristocracy and Albanian nobility”. The referrers were: Dr. Dorian Koçi, director of the National Historical Museum and Prof. Dr. Ferit Duka, Academy of Sciences …

The Council of Lezha (March 2nd 1444) laid the foundations for the unification of Albanians. Read More »

error: Content is protected !!