Museo Casa Anatta - Ascona, TI, Switzerland
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
N 46° 09.476 E 008° 45.792
32T E 481716 N 5111622
Quick Description: The museum of the history of Monte Verità.
Location:
Date Posted: 8/11/2010 2:16:20 AM
Waymark Code: WM9EY8
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member NJBiblio
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Long Description:
The artist's and philosopher's colony on Monte Verità was founded in 1900 and has attracted many famous people in the following two decades.

The museum is in the house of the founders of the colony built in 1904 (some sources say 1902). In 1981 the current museum opened.

The museum is currently closed for renovation, but there are still various other interesting spots on the area.
Theme:
Cultural History


Street Address:
Monte Verità Via Collina 84 6612 Ascona Switzerland


Food Court: yes

Hours of Operation:
Wed-Sun: 14.30-18.00 (currently closed for renovation)


Cost: 6.00 (listed in local currency)

Museum Size: Small

Relevant Web Site: [Web Link]

Gift Shop: Not Listed

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