Como attractions: local monuments

When planning your perfect tour around monuments of Como, we offer a perfect path through unique installations, iconic memorials and must-see attractions.

Quintessential monuments dedicated to famous inventor Alessandro Volta including Tempio Voltiano or Volta Temple and The Life Electric are definitely to explore along the way. Volta Temple is certainly a must-see on any first-time visitor’s list: besides collections dedicated to Volta, you catch an opportunity to admire breathtaking views of Lake Como from its gardens.

One more attraction in Como offering panoramic views is Monumento ai Caduti or Monument to the Fallen: this 33-meter tower represents signature architectural style as well as one of the most splendid panoramas in Como. For those looking for more picturesque spots Como-Brunate cable car is a must.

The list of fascinating monuments in Como features ancient palace Broletto where exhibitions are taking place, and Casa del Fascio designed by Terragni, perfect example of rationalist architecture.