Start: 20 June 2018
14 h 30 min
End: 20 June 2018
17 h 30 min

Event Venue

The Fossil museum, 6866 Meride

GPS: 45.8905794, 8.952911299999982

Southern Ticino was populated by a great variety of organisms between 180 and 245 million years ago.
The museum in Meride, designed by world renowned Ticinese architect, Mario Botta, exhibits a collection of fossils found on Monte San Giorgio where there is an on-going interest as part of a UNESCO site.
It is possible to find small shell fossils during a stroll around the mountain.

We will meet at Beverly’s and car-pool to the museum in Meride.
Entrance to the museum CHF: 12.-, reduced to CHF: 8.-

Beverly Ortelli’s home: Via Nambodra, 6865 Tremona, to go to the Fossil museum Meride 6866

Afterwards everyone is invited to an English cream tea at Beverly’s home which is also on Monte San Giorgio.

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