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Museum of modern art, Ascona


The ideal location in which to review XX century art and its links with Ticino.

In fact, the museum was established thanks to the initiative of the painter, Marianne Werefkin and the painter, Ernst Kempter who extend the collections, thanks to their exhibitions and contacts with other painters.
Today, these contemporary works are waiting for you to visit this museum situated in the heart of Ascona.

The museum will be CLOSED for renovation until June 2018. Our activities continue at Casa Serodine with the project Arte e Perturbante  (29.09 - 12.11.2017) and the exibition of Visarte Ticino (26.11.2017 - 28.01.2018); at the Museo Castello San Materno, with a new selection of works of Marianne Werefkin (open from 26th of October until 30th of December).

Opening times:
Tuesday - Saturday:

  • 10.00 - 12.00
  • 14.00 - 17.00 (March-June / September-December)
  • 16.00 - 19.00 (July-August)

Sunday and holidays: 10.30 - 12.30
Monday: closed


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