Museo Hermann Hesse
Museo d’Arte Moderna
There’s more cutting edge creativity at this contemporary art space, housed in Villa Malpensata. Recent exhibitions have zoomed in on...
Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angioli
This simple Romanesque church contains two frescos by Bernardino Luini dating from 1529. Covering the entire wall that divides the...
Cattedrale di San Lorenzo
Lugano’s early 16th-century cathedral boasts a Renaissance facade and contains some fine frescos and ornate baroque statues. Out front...
Downstairs from street level, this central club attracts a pretty mixed crowd with go-go girls and guys, and the occasional spurt of...
La Cucina di Alice
Bird houses and cute ducks hang from the walls at this girly pretty restaurant, serving fresh fish and inventive concoctions such as...
Lonely Planet review
In Torre Camuzzi, is the Museo Hermann Hesse . Personal objects, some of the thousands of watercolours painted by Hermann Hesse in Ticino, books and other odds and ends help re-create something of Hesse’s life. From Lugano, get the Ferrovia Ponte Tresa train to Sorengo and change for a postal bus (Sfr3.40, 20 minutes).