Ticino Sights

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Casa Rusca

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Immediately to the left of the Church of St. Anthony stands the city's art gallery, inside what was an 18th-century residence. Its permanent...

Casa dei Canonici

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The House of the Canons has a lovely interior courtyard. It's now a private house, so you'll have to peek inside. ...


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Although this castle was first mentioned in a 6th-century document, the current structure dates from the 1200s. The massive exterior...

Castello di Montebello

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The most striking of Bellinzona's three castles has a core section that dates from the 13th century. The palace and courtyard, both from...

Castello di Sasso Corbaro

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This massive and forbidding fieldstone construction's almost complete absence of curves is typical of the Sforza style. It was designed...

Cattedrale di San Lorenzo

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Behind this church's early-Renaissance facade is a baroque interior with carefully restored frescoes and a baptismal font dating from...

Centro Storico

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With its heavy-column arcades, wrought-iron balconies, and shuttered facades, Bellinzona's Old Town exhibits the direct influence of...

Chiesa Collegiata di San Pietro e San Stefano

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The sober, late-Renaissance facade of the Collegiate Church of St. Peter and St. Stephen, begun in the 16th century, stands across from...

Chiesa Nuova

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This exuberantly decorated baroque church, built in 1630, has a disproportionately large statue of St. Christopher on its facade. ...

Chiesa San Biagio

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One of Bellinzona's two Italianate churches, St. Biagio is a spare medieval treasure guarded on the exterior by an outsize fresco of...


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