Between 1798 and 1803, during the Helvetic Republic, two cantons were created (Bellinzona and Lugano) but in 1803 the two were unified to form the canton of Ticino that joined the Swiss Confederation as a full member in the same year. … Ticino is a canton at south of the Alps.


Written by: Gianini Claudio

For information: www.ticino.ch/en

Created by: Mark Marolf