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Ideas for your city break.
Igor Mitoraj - 1999
Monument (Obelisk from the 16th century) in memory of the battle between the "Volontari Luganesi" and the "Cisalpini" in February 1798.
Visitors entering the Palazzo Civico are welcomed by an imposing marble statue of Spartacus to their left. It was created in 1848 by sculptor Vincenzo Vela...
The main entrance to the Parco Civico on the promenade is home to Vincenzo Vela's statue of William Tell, created by the Ligornetto sculptor in 1856.