Visconti Castle

This castle is named after the family that ruled Milan from the 13-15C. It contains the collections of the Municipal and Archaeological Museum. They cover local archaeology from the Bronze and Iron ages, Roman and Medieval periods. A room is devoted to the Locarno Pact (1925), signed after one of the great peace conferences between the World Wars.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Via al Castello

Phone:

+41 91 756 31 80

Price:

7 Fr.

Opening hours

Apr-Oct: 10am-noon, 2pm-5pm - closed Mon

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