Four free special evening openings of the Botanical Garden

We inform our kind visitors that the Botanical Garden of Villa Monastero will be open for free from Wednesday 15th to Saturday 18th August from 7pm to 11pm to allow guests to admire all the beauties of the moonlight Botanical Garden.

 

Access is allowed up to the fountain in front of the House Museum; for the occasion the Bistrot of Villa Monastero will be also open until 11pm.

 

Buffet lunch at Villa Monastero on August 15th 2018

The Province of Lecco has organised a special event for Wednesday 15TH August 2018: a lunch in the beautiful setting of the Botanical Garden of Villa Monastero.

 

A rich buffet lunch will be available from 12pm to 2pm in the Villa Monastero garden or, in case of bad weather, under the tensile structure by the lake.The participants will taste typical Italian and Lake Como dishes, a bottle of red or white wine every two people, water and coffee.it will also be possible to visit the House Museum and the Botanical Garden.                       

 

The reservations, for a maximum of 60 people, must be received before August 14th at 12pm (email address This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).         

 

The price is €50 for adults and €20 for children of 12 and under.      

     

Kid Pass Days at Villa Monastero

On Saturday 12th May from 2pm to 5pm, the Province of Lecco adheres to the initiative Kid Pass Days 2018.

The children with their families, through an itinerary with funny quizzes and riddles, will have the opportunity to explore and discover the beautiful reality of Villa Monastero.

 

The activity is included in the entrance ticket (free for children of 11 and under) and is recommended for children aged between six and ten. In May the Botanical Garden will be open every day from 9.30am to 7pm while the House Museum on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and festive days from 9.30am to 7pm. 

The ticket for the Botanical Garden and of the House Museum costs €8,00 (€5,00 for the Botanical Garden only). The ticket for senior visitors over the age of 65, groups of 10 people or more, Italian Touring Club members, young people between 12 and 18 and students between 18 and 24 costs €5,00 (€3,00 for the Botanical Garden only).

 

The entrance is free for children of 11 and under, disabled visitors, ICOM members, Abbonamento Musei Lombardia Milano holders and Varenna citizens.

 

Exhibition "La Montagna Dipinta"

From 18th June to 25th September 2016 the exhibition "La Montagna Dipinta" (Painted Mountain) can be visited at the Villa Monastero House Museum.

 

Opening hours:

August: every day from 9.30 am to 7 pm

from 1st to 25th September: on Wednesday from 2 pm to 6 pm, on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Festive days from 9.30 am to 6 pm

CLOSED ON 22nd-23rd-24th SEPTEMBER

Camellias and Artistic Workshop for children at the Villa Monastero

In April all the visitors of Villa Monastero can enjoy the Botanical Garden in blossom.

 

In particular, in the month of April during the initiative Camellias on Lario 2018, it will be possible admire the beautiful collection of historical camellias.

 

For children, on Saturday 7th April from 2.30pm to 5.30pm, the Province of Lecco, in partnership with Associazione Abbonamento Musei.it, has organized Disegniamo l’Arte 2018 (Let’s draw art): a special artistic workshop to discover the paintings preserved inside the House Museum of Villa Monastero. 

 

This activity is recommended for children aged between six and ten.

 

The ticket for the Botanical Garden and of the House Museum costs €8,00 (€5,00 for the Botanical Garden only). The ticket for senior visitors over the age of 65, groups of 10 people or more, Italian Touring Club members, young people between 12 and 18 and students between 18 and 24 costs €5,00 (€3,00 for the Botanical Garden only).

The entrance is free for children of 11 and under, disabled visitors, ICOM members, Abbonamento Musei Lombardia Milano holders and Varenna citizens.

                       

Furthermore until Wednesday 4th April, in the exhibition room of Villa Monastero it will be possible to visit the interesting photographic exhibition by Marco Beck Peccoz dedicated to the representation of Sacri Monti prealpini.

No Smoking at Villa Monastero

From 15th to 28th August the Monte Marenzo Sports Society (social area) will propose an activity to the visitors of the Villa Monastero asking them not to smoke in the garden. This activity wants to make people think of the dangers of smoking on our health.

International Women's Day at Villa Monastero

On Thursday 8th March - International Women’s Day - the Province of Lecco will offer to all women the opportunity to visit the Villa Monastero House Museum and Botanic Garden for free from 10am to 5pm.

 

For men the entrance tickets will be € 8.00 for the House Museum and the Garden (€ 5.00 for garden only), with reductions for senior visitors over the age of 65, groups of 10 people or more, Italian Touring Club members, young people between 12 and 18 and students between 18 and 24.
FREE for children of 11 and under, disabled visitors, ICOM members, Abbonamento Musei Lombardia Milano owners and Varenna citizens.

Christmas at Villa Monastero

On Sunday 4th, Thursday 8th, Friday 9th, Saturday 10th, Sunday 11th, Sunday 18th and from Monday 26th to Saturday 31st from 11 am to 5 pm: Special openings for Christmas

Families at the Museum

On Sunday 9th October at the Villa Monastero it will be possible for families with children to take part to a treasure hunt.

On Sunday 9th October at the Villa Monastero it will be possible for families with children to take part to a treasure hunt.

Activity for family and children

Every Sunday of November at the Villa Monastero it will be possible to take part to activities for families and children.


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