Guided tour of Ronco and Porto Ronco: Living in different eras - cultural contaminations

Ronco s/Ascona

Discover three architectural gems by immersing yourself in the Neoclassical, Modern and Contemporary eras. The guided tour focuses on the specific urban and landscape context of each object, highlighting its architectural response to the site and how the building and its interior reflect the lifestyle of an era and different cultural influences.
We visit:
Ciseri House (approx. 1830), old town of Ronco (ground floor and patio);
Single-family house (1990), via Pontif, Arch. Luigi Snozzi (exterior visit);
Tutsch house (1928), Porto Ronco, Arch. Carl Weidemeyer (interior and garden tour).

Meeting point: 14:15, Piazza del Semitori, Ronco
Duration: approx. 3 hours. It is advisable to travel from Ronco (church or via Pontif) to Porto Ronco with 3-4 private cars. The tour ends in Porto Ronco (Acapulco bus stop).

Limited places. Registration required by 1.6.2023


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