The City of Lugano Historical Archive

Strada di Gandria 4 , 6976 Castagnola, +41 58 866 68 50

Permanent exhibitions dedicated to the Italian in exile, Carlo Cattaneo, and to the Latvian poets Rainis and Aspazija who lived in exile in Castagnola from 1906 through 1920.

This is a paper and parchment manuscript archive; to get an idea of the archival sources from a chronological viewpoint, let us say immediately that the most represented historical period is the contemporary one, with 40% ...

MUSEUMS History museums
Strada di Gandria 4 , 6976 Castagnola
Tel.: +41 58 866 68 50
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