Where the Academy is and contacts

Accademia di architettura, Mendrisio, Mappa del Campus
  1. Villa Argentina
  2. Turconi Building (1° year Design Studios / New Library)
  3. Canavée Building
  4. Theatre of the architecture
  5. Vignetta restaurant
  6. Depandance (ISUP institute )
  7. Istituto ISA
  8. Archivio del Moderno (Balerna, ex dogana)

Reception and information

[email protected]
Tel. +4158 666 5000
Monday-Friday, 10-12 am / 1:30-3:30 pm

Press contact

[email protected]
Tel. +4158 666 5869

How to reach us

By public transport

  • Mendrisio can be reached in 1 hour and 15 minutes from Milan Malpensa airport (Terminals 1 and 2) via the FFS S50 railway line (departure every hour)
  • Mendrisio can be reached in 20 minutes from the Lugano FFS station via the FFS S10 railway line (departure every 30 minutes)
  • The Teatro dell’architettura can be reached by foot in 7 minute from Mendrisio FFS Station
  • The Teatro dell’architettura can be reached in 3 minutes with Line 2 - stop Ospedale (OBV) - of the Autolinea Mendrisiense (departure every 30 minutes from the Mendrisio FFS station)

By car

The Teatro dell’architettura it's just 3 minute from the exit ‘Mendrisio’ of higway A2.
We recommend using the following car parking:

  • Car park Palazzo Canavée-USI, viale Canavée, Mendrisio
  • Car park OBV, via Alfonso Turconi 23, Mendrisio

Hotel near Teatro dell'architettura Mendrisio

  • Hotel Milano 3*
  • Hotel Coronado 4*
  • Hotel Morgana 3*