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Museum of Cultures

via Cortivo 24-28, Lugano 6976, Switzerland
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Museum if Cultures

We visited this Museum on our trip to Lugano but you would need to be very interested in art and... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2016
edmondsSELondon
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London, United Kingdom
important collection

it is probably the most important collection of extra european cultures in switzerland. worth to... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2016
cinziasak
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Lugano, Switzerland
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Sep 17, 2016
“Museum if Cultures”
Jul 5, 2016
“important collection”
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via Cortivo 24-28, Lugano 6976, Switzerland
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

We visited this Museum on our trip to Lugano but you would need to be very interested in art and all culture to be able to understand it all.

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Reviewed 5 July 2016

it is probably the most important collection of extra european cultures in switzerland. worth to see!

Thank cinziasak
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Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

I wish my Italian were better, as Silvio wrote an excellent review in Jan. 2015. The tourist info. office in Lugano thought it had been moved to the LAC museum, which is beautiful, but had no idea where the contents of the Heleneum were. Phoning...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2014

We entered hoping to see some history and culture of Swttzerland or Ticino - so were disappointed to see the whole museum is about cultures in the south pacific and indian subcontinent. It does have some lovely cultural art pieces, but this is not meant...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2013

Collection of interesting cultural artefacts - mostly from islands around new guinea. Not large but a nice way to spend an hour- with English translation available for most exhibits. The museum is easily got to by boat or bus and sits in a very pretty...More

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