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Cicogna Information Center

Via Don Savino Lilla - Loc. Cicogna
28801 Cossogno (VB) | View on Map
Municipality: Cossogno

Cicogna is the "small capital" of the Park, situated at the entrance of Val Pogallo, in the Municipality of Cossogno. It is a departure point for several hikes and the Nature Trails "La civiltà della fatica" and "Una storia d'acqua". The Information Center is situated in the multipurpose hall under the town car park, premises recovered with funds of the Park Authority and given to it as a gratuitous loan by the Municipality of Cossogno. The Center houses temporary exhibits. It is also possible to purchase promotional material and gadgets.

The road leading to Cicogna is a carriage road, but is very narrow.

Opening times:

9.00 am - 1.00 pm and 2.30 - 6.30 pm

Opening days:
Spring holidays; Sundays in May and October; weekends in June, July and September; the whole month of August

From August, 6th to September, 1st 2019, the Cicogna Visitor Centre hosts the exhibition "Mappe di Comunità delle Terre di Mezzo": a cultural identity card created and shared by the communities. A mirror, in which the communities are reflected, to recognize themselves and to be better understood by guests. Le Mappe di Comunità are illustrated by Marianna Carazzai, a young woman from Trentino, winner of a special competition promoted within COMUNITERRAE.

Entrance fee: free admission.

Cicogna Information Center
Cicogna Information Center
(photo by: Andrea Fidanza)
Cicogna Information Center
Cicogna Information Center
(photo by: Archivio Parco Nazionale Val Grande)
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Villa Biraghi, Piazza Pretorio, 6 - 28805 Vogogna (VB)
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