Opening times

Museum, boutique and bistro

Tu – We 10:00 – 17:00

Th 10:00 – 19:00

Fr – Su 10:00 – 17:00

Mo closed

Library

Tu – Fr 10:00 – 17:00

Th 10:00 – 19:00

Sa – Mo closed

Special opening times

Su 12/22/2019 10:00 – 17:00 Fourth Advent

Tu 12/24/2019 10:00 – 14:00 Christmas Eve

We 12/25/2019 10:00 – 17:00 Christmas

Th 12/26/2019 10:00 – 17:00 St. Stephen´s Day

Tu 12/31/2019 10:00 – 17:00 New Year´s Eve

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Opening times

Museum, boutique and bistro

Tu – We 10:00 – 17:00

Th 10:00 – 19:00

Fr – Su 10:00 – 17:00

Mo closed

Library

Tu – Fr 10:00 – 17:00

Th 10:00 – 19:00

Sa – Mo closed

Special opening times

Su 12/22/2019 10:00 – 17:00 Fourth Advent

Tu 12/24/2019 10:00 – 14:00 Christmas Eve

We 12/25/2019 10:00 – 17:00 Christmas

Th 12/26/2019 10:00 – 17:00 St. Stephen´s Day

Tu 12/31/2019 10:00 – 17:00 New Year´s Eve

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René Roca

18. October 2019

Switzerland’s ‘militia’ system

Even today, Switzerland’s ‘militia’ system of citizen legislature (Milizsystem) is a central tenet of the country’s political culture. But what does the term ‘militia’ actually mean? And how did this system come about?

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Raphael Rues

16. October 2019

The birth and death of the Partisan Republic of Ossola

In autumn 1944, partisans liberated the Ossola Valley (Val d’Ossola) and founded their own republic. They received strong support from Ticino. After the region was recaptured by the Germans, thousands fled to Switzerland.

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Mämä Sykora

9. October 2019

Political and economic aspects in football

Football is more than just a sport. It’s culture and entertainment, politics and business, the regular crowd around their usual table and the select few in the VIP lounge.

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