Museo d’arte della Svizzera italiana, Lugano
Via Canova 10
CH – 6901 Lugano
+41 (0)91 815 79 73
Tu – Su: 10:00 – 18:00
First Thursday of the month 10:00 – 20:00
Closed on Mondays.
The Museum is open at the time specified above during public holidays as well.
Admissions are permitted until fifteen minutes before the museum closing.
Full price ticket: CHF 8.- / reduced-price ticket and groups: CHF 6.- / Ticino Ticket: CHF 5.50
Reductions: over 65 • AVS / AI • Groups • Students (17-25) • Abbonamento Musei Lombardia • Arcobaleno annuale • Ticino Ticket • ASSSA / VKKS / ASHHA • Club Rete 2 • FAI SWISS / FAI Italia • Holiday Card • Lugano Card (City) • SKIRA Club • Studenti in Storia dell’arte • Touring Club Italiano • STBA • RailAway • Railtour • Trenitalia • IoInsegno
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First Thursday of the month (17.00–20.00)
≤ 16 year • 18enni Città di Lugano • AMS / VMS • ICOM • Passaporto Musei Svizzeri / Schweizer Museumspass/ Passeport Musées Suisses • ProMuseo • Raiffeisen member (Maestro, Mastercard, Visa or V-Pay, Carta Giovani with "Member Plus" logo) • Vereinigung Zürcher Kunstfreunde • Visarte • Sotheby's Preferred
*price range depending on exhibition
Educational activities' complete programme
Guided tours are currently available upon request
Guided tour for groups*
In Italian: Chf 150.–
In French, German or English: Chf 200 .–
Combined guided tour for groups
In Italian: Chf 250.–
In French, German or English:Chf 300.–
Free guided tour for single visitors - Temporarily suspended
every Sunday at 3 pm (in Italian)
Booking for groups
+41 (0)58 866 4230
*Groups are allowed to visit the museum during the following time slots:
- Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. (until 5 p.m. on the first Thursday of the month)
- Saturday-Sunday, 10 a.m. - 12 a.m.
The maximum number of participants per group is 15 (guide excluded).
It is possible to organise guided tours outside the aforementioned time slots upon request – with a price supplement -, until a maximum of 35 people present inside the museum (security personnel and guides included).
Only one group at a time is allowed inside the museum and it has to make a reservation beforehand.
Because social distance cannot be guaranteed in this particular case, face masks are mandatory and made available by the museum.
Guided tours’ structure can be adjusted on request.
School groups - Guided tours for schools are temporarily suspended
Schools coming from Canton Ticino and Grigioni Italiano
Entrance + guided tour: free
< 17 years old tour
in Italian: Chf 80.– for group
In French, German or English: Chf 100.– for group
17–25 years old
Entrance + tour in Italian: Chf 18.– per person
In French, German or English: Chf 20.– per person
Booking for schools
+41 (0)58 866 4230