The Augustinian Cloister of Santa Maria

The old cloister, birthplace of the Augustinian sisters S.M. Presentata di Poschiavo, is a harbor of peace, quiet and contemplation, and the ideal place to escape from daily stress. The old cloister has been renovated and turned into a place where groups, associations and educational bodies may... more

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Casa Console Art Museum, Poschiavo

A collection of important paintings from the 19th century (Carl Spitzweg, Franz von Lenbach, Ferdinand Hodler, Alexander Calame, etc.). The... more

Casa Console Art Museum, Poschiavo
Circling Trains in Brusio

Circling Trains in Brusio

Just above Brusio in the Poschiavo Valley the Bernina Express corkscrews upwards to a different altitude in a double-switchback viaduct with a... more

The Augustinian Cloister of Santa Maria

The old cloister, birthplace of the Augustinian sisters S.M. Presentata di Poschiavo, is a harbor of peace, quiet and contemplation, and the ideal place to escape from daily stress. The old cloister has been renovated and turned into a place where groups, associations and educational bodies may meet for religious or cultural training.

The old cloister, birthplace of the Augustinian sisters S.M. Presentata di Poschiavo, is a harbor of peace, quiet and contemplation, and the ideal place to escape from daily stress.

Casa Console Art Museum, Poschiavo

A collection of important paintings from the 19th century (Carl Spitzweg, Franz von Lenbach, Ferdinand Hodler, Alexander Calame, etc.). The building, that has been renovated entirely in period style, also houses a gallery, art school and music room.

Circling Trains in Brusio

Just above Brusio in the Poschiavo Valley the Bernina Express corkscrews upwards to a different altitude in a double-switchback viaduct with a diameter of 100 meters.

When the Bernina Express was planned, the engineers who built it were faced with a difficult challenge.