Ticino - tourist attractions

markerA Museum of Cultures in Lugano The Museum of Cultures (Museo delle Culture or Museo Heleneum) is one of the museums that form part of the Polo Culturale of the city of Lugano in Switzerland. It is situated in the Heleneum, a villa on the shore of Lake Lugano to the east of the city centre and in the quarter of Castagnola. The mu... Museum of Cultures in Lugano - photo
markerB Swiss Customs Museum The Swiss Customs Museum or Museo doganale svizzero, is a museum located in the Swiss canton of Ticino. The museum is sited near Cantine di Gandria, directly across the Lake Lugano from the village of Gandria, and adjacent to the border with Italy. The museum was formerly a border post on that borde... Swiss Customs Museum - photo
markerC Lago di Vogorno Lago di Vogorno is a lake near Tenero, in Ticino, Switzerland. The reservoir on the Verzasca river is formed by the Verzasca Dam, built 1961-1965. The water surface area is 1.68 km². Lago di Vogorno - photo
markerD Contra Dam The Contra Dam, commonly known as the Verzasca Dam and the Locarno Dam, is an arch dam on the Verzasca River in the Val Verzascaof Ticino, Switzerland. The dam creates Lago di Vogorno 2 km (1.2 mi) upstream of Lake Maggiore and supports a 105 MW hydroelectric power station. It was constructed betwee... Contra Dam - photo
markerE Cathedral of Saint Lawrence in Lugano The Cathedral of Saint Lawrence (Cattedrale di San Lorenzo) is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Lugano, Ticino, Switzerland. It was founded in the High Middle Ages but rebuilt in the late 15th century, with the facade completed in 1517. It is dedicated to Saint Lawrence of Rome. The church is known on... Cathedral of Saint Lawrence in Lugano - photo

Ticino - Tourist attractions

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