Fossil Museum of the Monte San Giorgio

Via Bernardo Peyer 9, 6866 Meride, +41 91 640 00 80

Remodeled and expanded by the Ticinese architect Mario Botta, the Fossil Museum in Meride exhibits a selection of fossilized animals and plants from the unique UNESCO World Heritage Site of Monte San Giorgio.

The 2.5-meter long reconstruction of the saurian Ticinosuchus welcomes visitors to the fossil museum in the center of the village of Meride. Spread over four floors, the large variety of a...

Timetable Tuesday: 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday: 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday: 09:00 - 17:00
Friday: 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday: 09:00 - 17:00
Sunday: 09:00 - 17:00
VENUES Suitable for families
ARCHITECTURE Contemporary architecture
MUSEUMS Natural science museums, Theme museums
SERVICES Incentive
Partner Ticino Ticket – 20% Discount

All guests of hotels, youth hostels or camping sites benefit from free public transport in the entire Canton, every single day of their stay in Ticino. It further offers advantages on the access to cable cars, navigation and main tourist attractions.

Reduction on:
Single entry adults/children, family

Fare adults - Ticino Ticket Fare children/family - Ticino Ticket
CHF 9.60 instead of CHF 12.00 CHF 4.80 instead of CHF 6.00
CHF 20.00 instead of CHF 25.00

Validity of the offer:
January - December

The fares and opening periods are indicative, based on the official price list of the partners. May be subject to modification.

Via Bernardo Peyer 9, 6866 Meride
Tel.: +41 91 640 00 80
Fax: +41 91 646 17 37
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