On request there is the possibility of a private guided tour for 1-5 people daily.

Price CHF 25.-  Contact us.


Seasonal opening: every Saturdays (new) from April 9 to October 30, 2022.

Vintage 1922-1987.


This exhibition introduces you to the history of do-it-yourself films and shows you many contemporary documents such as amateur films, movie cameras, projectors and other devices.

Collection Rolf Leuenberger of more than 2000 objects.


The golden age of Agfa, Bauer, Braun, Beaulieu, Bell & Howell, BOLEX Paillard, Kodak, Nizo, Pathé Baby, Zeiss Ikon, ...


The formats range from 8, Super8, 9.5 up to 16 mm.




From April to October, every Saturdays,

10:00-12.00 / 14.00-18.00.

Or by appointment all year round.



Adults CHF 5.-
6-16 years CHF 3.- 

On request, guided tour.


Location of the museum

Sala Quercia

Ristorante albergo i Grappoli

via Grappoli 12

CH-6997 Sessa



The Cine Museo 65, located in the Malcantone area in Sessa TI, is 10 minutes' drive from Ponte Tresa and the Lake Lugano (CH) and 15 minutes' drive from Luino and the Lake Maggiore (I) .

There is a bus connection from Ponte Tresa, stop "Sessa, Cimitero”.

Rolf Leuenberger, curator and owner Cine Museo
Rolf Leuenberger, curator and owner Cine Museo

We offer (on terms to be agreed)

  • guided tour of the collection
  • themed presentations
  • consultancy
  • film viewing & editing
  • private movie night
  • ad hoc off-site exhibitions
  • workshop


For any   

  • Information
  • Out of hours visit
  • Order of material
  • Donation
  • Ad hoc Expo off-site

you can contact us.