June 28, 2013. A press conference was held at Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), to introduce a new mobile application dedicated to the two UNESCO World Heritage Sites (WHS) in Ticino (Switzerland): the cultural site “Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-Town of Bellinzona”, and the natural site “Monte San Giorgio”. At the event the representatives of all the partnering institutions of the app development were present: ORANGE Communications SA, Bellinzona Tourism, Mendrisiotto and  Basso Ceresio Tourism,  Ticino Tourism, Both Site managers of the respective WHS and National Swiss UNESCO Commission.

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The app is available for iPhone &  iPad in Italian and German languages:
Welterbe im Tessin (Schweiz), German version
Patrimonio Mondiale Ticino (Svizzera), Italian version

As well as for Android phones:
Welterbe im Tessin (Schweiz), German version
Patrimonio Mondiale Ticino (Svizzera), Italian version
The collection af the media articles covering this event can be accessed here (Italian  language).

Press conference to introduce the new mobile application dedicated to two UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Ticino