Fondazione Hermann Hesse Montagnola
How to get here

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By private transport


For parking, enter "Piazza Brocchi - Montagnola" in the navigator.

If you come from South or North take the motorway exit Lugano Sud and the following route:

  1. Motorway Exit: Lugano Sud
  2. Towards Lugano, Paradiso
  3. Towards Lugano-Lago
  4. Towards Ponte Tresa, Agno Airport
  5. Towards Sorengo, Ponte Tresa
  6. Towards Collina d'Oro
  7. Towards Gentilino, Montagnola, Agra
  8. S. Abbondio Church and Cemetery
  9. Montagnola, Piazza Brocchi
  10. Museo Hermann Hesse Montagnola
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There are three public parking places near the Museum. The parking place in Piazza Brocchi is «zona blu», where you are allowed to park only for an hour.
It is advisable to use the parking places indicated as P2 and P3, where  parking is unlimited. From here you can reach the old town and after about 150 metres you get to Casa Camuzzi and Torre  Camuzzi.
By public transport

If you come by train, either from South or from North, you get to Lugano railway station (Stazione FFS). Behind the station there is a bus stop (linea 436); the bus starts from the centre of Lugano (Autosilo in Via Serafino Balestra) to Agra and stops in Montagnola, at Piazza Brocchi.
Journey time: approx. 15 minutes.

Information about bus timetables
AutoPostale Svizzera SA
Regione Ticino
Punto vendita
Via Serafino Balestra 4
6900 Lugano
T 091 807 85 20
F 091 923 69 39

Timetable Bus 436 Lugano-Montagnola (PDF)

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