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.