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Swiss Castle Day




Castelli di Bellinzona
6500 Bellinzona
Tel: +41 91 825 21 31

4rd Swiss Castle Day, Sunday, 6 October 2019

On 6 October, 20 castles and fortresses across Switzerland will be rolling out the red carpet for the 4rd Castle Day organised by the association The Swiss Castles. The motto this time round is “to play". Previously unknown, hidden treasures will be on show, giving a unique insight into castle life from days gone by. And there’s a full programme of events for all ages to join in, with guided tours, games, fun activities and, of course, lots of delicious local foods to enjoy. Join us on a journey of discovery through Switzerland – country of castles and fortresses!



10.00 / 11.30 / 13.30 / 15.00 / 16.15
LEGO timed construction races - maximum 20 participants per session. School age, compulsory registration *

10.00 / 13.30
Guided tour of the exhibition "Seeing with the hands" - Tactile tour of the shapes and colours of Josef Albers
Sala Arsenale, exhibition in collaboration with Villa dei Cedri, www.villacedri.ch

Free play area - open to all

Exhibition of medieval themed works made with the Bricks, specifically reproductions of the different medieval castles. The exhibition, curated by the local association SILUG (Swiss Italian LEGO® User Group).

Guided tours with the curators of the exhibition Foto Club Turrita (Photo Club Turrita), organized as part of the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of the Club Bellinzonese.

The artù train will circulate as scheduled between the historic center and the Castles of Bellinzona:
Adults CHF 12, Children CHF 10.

* In case of bad weather program subject to change. For registration and further information please contact 091 825 21 31 or on the website www.bellinzonese-altoticino.ch.


Bellinzona Pass (entrance ticket for the three Castles of Bellinzona + Villa dei Cedri)
Adults CHF 18.
Family CHF 30 (parents + children)

Single revenues
Adults CHF 10.
Children CHF 5.
Families CHF 20 (parents + children)



  • CATEGORIES Exhibitions and fairs