Vincenzo Vela Museum

Largo Vela, 6853 Ligornetto, +41 91 640 70 40

The Ticinese sculptor Vincenzo Vela (1820-1891) earned the highest honours at the time of the Unification of Italy. In the mid-19th century the artist had a country house built for him to live and work in, at his native village. In a specially created hall, Vincenzo Vela regularly showed his works to a wide public of Swiss and Italian art lovers.

In fulfilment of his father's wishes, in 1892 Sp...

MUSEUMS Art museums
ACCESSIBILITY Wheelchair accessible
WEATHER Bad weather
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