The Park of Villa Heleneum

Via Cortivo 26-28, 6976 Castagnola,

This small floral jewel, situated in Castagnola on the shores of Lake Lugano, reserves many surprises with its rich Mediterranean vegetation. 


This delightful park was designed in ‘Liberty’ style in 1931 and constructed at the same time as the villa, (a faithful copy of Petit Tiranon at Versailles).
The history of both villa and garden is closely connected with the figure of Hélène Biber,...

PARKS AND GARDENS Botanical gardens
Via Cortivo 26-28, 6976 Castagnola
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