General information

Opening hours

January - May 10.00-17.00
June - September 10.00-18.00
October - December 10.00-17.00
Sunday 10.00-18.00
Monday closed

The Museum is open during the following holidays:
Easter Monday
Ascension Day
Whit Monday
Corpus Christi
1 May
1 August
15 August
8 December
6 January

closed: 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January

Admission fees

Museum + Special Exhibition

  • Adults: Fr. 12.-
  • Reduced Prices and groups: Fr. 8.-
  • Schools (canton Tessin): free entrance
    Other Schools: Fr. 3.-
  • Student card IOSTUDIO: Fr 3.-
  • Guided Tours (max. 20 pers.) Fr 150.- (Italian) / 180.- (French/German/English)

Refreshments

Hot beverage dispenser on the first floor of the building.
Tables and seats are provided in the northern part of the park, where visitors may consume food and soft drinks.

Access to the disabled

The museum is fully accessible to the disabled.
They are kindly requested to enter the park with their vehicles, through the trade entrance. Please announce arrival by intercom. A car park reserved for the disabled is situated behind the main building.
If possible, please telephone beforehand.

Contact

Museo Vincenzo Vela
Casella Postale 8
Largo Vincenzo Vela
6853 Ligornetto
Phone +41 58 481 30 44
Fax +41 58 481 30 43
E-mail

Information
Phone +41 58 481 30 44/40

Secretariat
Phone +41 58 481 30 40
Fax +41 58 481 30 43
E-mail

Print contact

https://www.museo-vela.ch/content/vela/en/home/info/info.html