Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Lugano

Lugano is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Lugano one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Lugano is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Lugano or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Lugano. Explore the historical monuments of Lugano with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Lugano guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Lugano page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Lugano with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Chiesa Di Santa Maria Degli Angeli

    #1 of 5 Historical Places in Lugano
    Chiesa Di Santa Maria Degli Angeli

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Piazza Luini, Old Town, Lugano, Ticino, 6900

    Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Don’t be fooled by the façade of the Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angeli; the interiors of the church will invoke emotions you didn’t know you were capable of feeling. Frequented by ...Read more

  2. Cattedrale Di San Lorenzo

    #2 of 5 Historical Places in Lugano
    Cattedrale Di San Lorenzo

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Via Borghetto 2, 6900 Lugano, Switzerland

    Timings: 06:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A 16th century early Renaissance cathedral, the Cathedral of St. Lawrence is as stunning from the outside as it is from the inside. While the exterior boasts of some fine Renaissance architecture, the...Read more

  3. Museum Of Cultures

    #3 of 5 Historical Places in Lugano
    Museum Of Cultures

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery, Sculpture

    Address: 6976 Castagnola, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A museum you do not want to miss out on, the Museum of Cultures’ prime exhibits are from the collection of a Swiss Italian artist, Serge Brignoni. The ethnic artworks contains some stunning mask...Read more

  4. Pista La Resega

    #4 of 5 Historical Places in Lugano
    Pista La Resega

    Tags: Sport, Arena

    Address: Via Chiosso, 6948 Porza, Switzerland

    Pista La Resega is an ice stadium in Lugano where ice hockey is played. The stadium has the capacity to accommodate an audience of 8,000 at a time. The arena is home to a restaurant, conference room a...Read more

  5. Municipio Di Lugano

    #5 of 5 Historical Places in Lugano
    Municipio Di Lugano Image

    Tags: Hall

    Address: Piazza Riforma 1

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