The former Cinema Teatro Cittadella, opened in the early 1960s, changes its face: the historic cinema rooms of Corso Elvezia will see the birth of a residential center in their place.
The project will see the light by the end of 2021, signed by the architect Mario Botta, will rise next to the church of the Sacred Heart and the Lugano Campus of the Università della Svizzera Italiana.
The residence will rise on seven floors, with progressive overhangs that contribute to the formation of a high portico. The ground floor will be used for a multipurpose room and commercial spaces, while the upper floors will host 46 apartments, from 1 ½, 2 ½, 3 ½ rooms with surfaces from 31 to 84 sqm.
Bar and Ristoranti nearby