Melide, Switzerland

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Coordinates: 45°57′N 8°57′E

Coat of Arms of Melide
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Lugano
Coordinates 45°57′N 8°57′E
Population 1671   (as of December 2004)
Area 1.7 km2 (0.66 sq mi)
Elevation 279 m (915 ft)
Postal code 6815
SFOS number 5198
Surrounded by
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Bissone, Brusino Arsizio, Campione d'Italia (IT-CO), Carona, Lugano

Melide is a municipality of the district Lugano in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

Melide is known world-wide for the famous Swissminiatur, a museum that shows famous buildings in Switzerland presented in miniature form.

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