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The Museum of Cultures

  1. Contact

    MUSEC - Museo delle Culture
    Villa Malpensata
    Riva Caccia 5 / via Mazzini 5, entrata dal parco
    6900 Lugano
    Tel +41 58 866 69 60

  2. Opening

    Open on
    Tuesday closed

  3. Prices

    Price 5.- CHF
    Supporter, donation from CHF 10.-
    Free 0-16 years old, ICOM, AMS, Swiss Museum Pass, Raiffeisen

Having extended its interests from the ethnic to the oriental arts up to the anthropological interpretation of the work of art, the new MUSEC reopened to the public in the city center with a fully renewed style. Prior to the official inauguration programmed for the 6th of April 2019, a rich program of exhibitions and events will take place within the year.

Temporary Exhibitions

08.09 - 27.01.2019 Jewels in the hair. The Antonini Collection.
07.12 - 24.02.2019 Asuriní ceramics. The Lo Curto Collection.


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