Covid-19 safety measures
From 17 February 2022 the museum is accessible without restrictions.
Open daily, except Tuesady, from 11 am to 18 pm.
Single ticket (from 16 years): CHF 15.00
Reduced ticket (AVS-AI; University Students; FAI Swiss): CHF 10.00
Children and Teenegers (6-15 years): CHF 5.00
MyLugano Card, Holiday Card and TicinoTicket: - 20%
Children (0-5 years)
Raiffeisen members; Swiss Travel Pass
After 5 p.m. visit the museum with a 30% discount. The offer cannot be combined with other discounts.
Every Monday you can visit MUSEC at a reduced price, taking advantage of the following discount rates:
Full admission (from 16 years old) CHF 10 instead of CHF 15.
Reduced admission (AVS-AI; University students; FAI SWISS) CHF 7 instead of CHF 10.
Entrance fee "children and youg people" (6-15 years old) CHF 3.50 instead of CHF 5.
The offer cannot be combined with other discounts.
Guided tours by appointment only, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
School groups pay CHF 3 per pupil. Two accompanying person enters free of charge.
Full prices: CHF 150.00
Admission ticket with 10% discount for 10 persons and more.
School groups: CHF 120.00
Entrance Outside opening hours
(Hourly price. Fractions of 30 minutes are calculated. Excluding entrance and guided tour)
The Museum is accessible by stroller or by wheelchair with accompaniment (ramp in the park coming from Via Giuseppe Mazzini; dedicated parking available in Via Giuseppe Mazzini 5). If you are not accompanied, please call +41 58 866 6960 to ask for help from members of the staff. The Museum's exhibition rooms, services and Library are wheelchair accessible, with the exception of the Spazio Maraini (floor -1).
Only officially designated assistance dogs may be taken into the museum. Others dogs are not allowed in the museum.
Access to the Museum is only possible from the main entrance. The main entrance is from the garden terrace, accessible both from Riva Caccia (lakefront) and from Via Giuseppe Mazzini 5.
At the entrance of the Museum and in the cloakroom the visitor has at his disposal a dispenser with hand disinfectant.
The bathrooms are equipped with surface disinfectant and are regularly sanitized. Contact surfaces such as handrails, switches, push-button handles are also regularly sanitised.
At MUSEC welcome desk members of staff are available for further information and clarification.