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Guided tours

Every Thursday afternoon from March to October (except for August) at 3 p.m. it is possible to visit Villa Mylius-Vigoni and its park. 

Guided tours last approximately 60 minutes and are conducted in Italian or German or English. The language of the visit will be decided on a case-by-case basis according to the needs of the majority of visitors.  

Reservations are compulsory and can also be made on the same day by writing to reception@villavigoni.eu or calling +39 0344 361 245/246. 

The meeting point is at the reception of Villa Vigoni (Via Giulio Vigoni 1, 22017 Loveno di Menaggio).

Please note that guided tours will not take place on the following days: 25 April and 4 July 2024


Prices 2024

Villa Mylius-Vigoni and Park
Adults € 10,00  € 14,00 
Students € 8,00  € 10,00
Residents (Menaggio/ Plesio) € 8,00  € 10,00
Children (0-14 years old)
free of charge free of charge
Groups (over 20 ppl), per person
€ 10,00  € 12,00
School groups, per person
€ 5,00  € 5,00

Organising an event at Villa Vigoni

It is possible to hold events at Villa Vigoni. The management reserves the right to assess their feasibility on the basis of their content and in keeping with the centre’s own programme.

These events may include various kinds of initiatives (workshops, scientific conventions, seminars, exhibitions, concerts, etc.) in a variety of different fields. Villa Vigoni particularly welcomes events in keeping with its own mission of promoting Italian-German relations within a European context.

Submitting a request

The request should consist of a 1-2 page presentation in Italian, German or English with

  • a detailed description of the proposed content,
  • information on participants,
  • funding details.

Proposals should be addressed to the Secretary General of Villa Vigoni, Dr. Christiane Liermann Traniello: segreteria@villavigoni.eu

For further information, please contact the Secretary’s Office at Villa Vigoni: +39 0344 361 11 – segreteria@villavigoni.eu

Conference spaces

Villa Garovaglio-Ricci:

  • Conference Room: up to 80 people
  • Marcolini Room: up to 20 people
  • Egyptian Room: up to 10 people


Villa Mylius-Vigoni park:

  • Stables: up to 20 people


Wi-Fi, projector, microphones, video camera, interpreting booths.
The Conference Room has a Bechstein grand piano.


The centre offers 42 single and double, historical and modern guest rooms housed in various buildings.

In the event of greater numbers being required, accommodation can be provided at nearby hotels.


The centre has an internal catering service.


For guests at Villa Vigoni, group transport can be arranged from/to:

  • Milan Malpensa airport ‒ Villa Vigoni (journey time around 90 minutes)
  • Milan Linate airport – Villa Vigoni (journey time around 90 minutes)
  • Como San Giovanni railways station ‒ Villa Vigoni (journey time around 55 minutes)
  • Lugano railway station ‒ Villa Vigoni (journey time around 55 minutes)


For more information on guided tours and organising an event: