Historical sites in Ascona-Locarno

Ticino, Switzerland

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historical sites in Ascona-Locarno

Historical Site · Ascona-Locarno
The Art of Inventing Water: the water system of Revöira and Ca d Dént
Historical Site · Lago Maggiore
Castelliere di Tegna
Historical Site · Lago Maggiore
Max Frisch
In 1964 Max Frisch bought a stone house in Berzona, a little village in the Onsernone valley. Thanks to works such as “I am not Stiller” and “Homo Faber” by that time he was already a well-known author. From now on he spent several months a year in Ticino, while during the rest of the time he staid in Zurich.
Historical Site · Lago Maggiore
Wine Press
The wine press of Cavigliano bears witness to the skilful craftsmanship of earlier times.
Historical Site · Ascona-Locarno
Grotti Ponte Brolla
Historical Site · Ascona-Locarno
The charcoal kilns
The production of charcoal was of enormous importance in Val Porta.
Historical Site · Lago Maggiore
Antica fornace della calce
Historical Site · Ascona-Locarno
Fornaci della calce
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