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Change of schedule and possible cancelled activities

Events, exhibitions, shows and entertainment activities may be postponed or even cancelled.

Given the ever-changing situation, we would advise you to always check opening times in advance as well as any restrictions applying to the event directly with the contact people indicated.

We do our best to keep you constantly updated but apologise for any inconvenience caused.


A day dedicated to art in Lugano


Start your day with a visit to MASI in the Palazzo Reali, a Renaissance building that presents works from the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions dedicated to contemporary art.

Then, along the lakeside promenade, continue your journey into the world of art with a visit to the MASI headquarters at LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura. The museum offers an intense program of 20th and 21st century art exhibitions. Next to the LAC, visit the Giancarlo and Danna Olgiati Collection. Conclude the day with an aperitif in Piazza Luini.

The ideal program:


Excursion for everyone


  • Visit Museo d’arte della Svizzera italiana (MASI) inside its site at Palazzo Reali 
  • Walk along the lakeshore and stroll around the city centre


  • Visit Museo d’arte della Svizzera italiana (MASI) inside its main site at LAC
  • Visit "Collezione Giancarlo e Danna Olgiati"
  • Enjoy an aperitif in Piazza Luini

Not to be missed

  • Santa Maria degli Angioli 3D
  • Gipsoteca Gianluigi Giudici
  • Fondazione Gabriele e Anna Braglia
  • several different Art Galleries of the Region
  • Fondazione Lindenberg – Villa Pia (Porza)
  • MUSEC Museo delle Culture
  • Museo Mario Bernasconi (Pazzallo)
  • Museo Hermann Hesse (Montagnola)

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  1. Contact

    Lugano Region tourist office
    Piazza della Riforma
    6900 Lugano
    +41 58 220 65 00

  2. Notes
  3. Opening

    Open all year
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