Car and Motorcycle Museums in Italy
MUSEO DELL'AUTOMOBILE "CARLO BISCARETTI DI RUFFIA" (Car Museum) Turin (Piedmont) •  www.museoauto.it
  Address: Corso Unità d'Italia, 40 - 10126 Torino
Founded by Carlo Biscaretti di Ruffia, the museum has a collection of almost 200 cars among eighty automobile brands representing eight countries (Italy, France, Great Britain, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, United States of America, Poland).
The collection includes:
1896 Bernardi, 1893 Benz Victoria, 1894 Peugeot, 1899 Fiat, 1904 Oldsmobile, 1907 Itala (Peking - Paris), 1913 De Dion Bouton, 1914 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost, 1916 Ford T, 1928 Isotta Fraschini 8A, 1929 Alfa Romeo.
Library: 6000 volumes, documentation centre, cafeteria, parking, bookshop, auditorium for conferences (450 places), exhibition hall.
FERRARI MUSEUMS Modena - Maranello (Emilia-Romagna) •  musei.ferrari.com
Museo Enzo Ferrari
- Via Paolo Ferrari, 85, 41121 Modena
Museo Ferrari - Via Dino Ferrari, 43, 41053 Maranello (Modena)
Museo Casa Enzo Ferrari (also known as Museo Enzo Ferrari) is a museum in Modena focused on the life and work of Enzo Ferrari, the founder of the Ferrari sports car marque.
Museo Ferrari (previously known as Galleria Ferrari) is a Ferrari company museum dedicated to the Ferrari sports car marque. The museum is not purely for cars; also on view are trophies, photographs and other historical objects relating to the Italian motor racing industry. The exhibition also introduces technological innovations, some of which had made the transition from racing cars to road cars.
LAMBORGHINI MUSEUM - (Emilia-Romagna) •  www.lamborghini.com
  Address: Via Modena, 12, 40019 Sant'Agata Bolognese (Bologna)
The Museo Lamborghini (sometimes translated as the Lamborghini Museum) is an automobile museum owned and operated by Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A. in Sant'Agata Bolognese, Emilia-Romagna, Italy. Opened in 2001, the two-storey museum is attached to the Lamborghini factory, and covers the history of Lamborghini cars and SUVs. The goal of the museum is to cover all major milestones throughout Lamborghini's history, with the current gallery containing iconic cars such as 350 GT and the Sesto Elemento.
FERRUCCIO LAMBORGHINI MUSEUM - (Emilia-Romagna) •  www.museolamborghini.com
  Address: Strada Provinciale 4 Galliera n. 319 - 40050 Funo di Argelato (Bologna)
After Ferruccio Lamborghini died, his son Tonino managed to build and open the Centro Studi e Ricerche Ferruccio Lamborghini as a tribute to his father. The museum was inaugurated on May 13, 1995. The museum holds just about everything Ferruccio achieved during his life with most of the cars on display being from Ferruccio's own private museum.
MUSEO STORICO ALFA ROMEO - Milano (Lombardy) •  www.museoalfaromeo.com
  Address: Viale Alfa Romeo, 20020 Arese (Milano)
The Alfa Romeo Museum has been completely renovated and is even more prestigious. The historical site in Arese has a new look and will be open to public with a refined arrangement that reflects Alfa Romeo's distinctive DNA. Six floors of history binding past, present and future and complimenting the achievements of an extraordinary brand, its vehicles, its technology and style.
FORD GRATTON MUSEUM - Farra d'Isonzo (Friuli Venezia-Giulia)
  Address: Via Gorizia, 150 34072 Farra d'Isonzo (Gorizia)
Collection of Fords plus many other cars and motorcycles. Reproduction of the first Ford assembly line, 1897 Cleveland. The collection includes: 1902 Oldsmobile Curved Dash; 1909 Ford T Sport; 1913 Ford; 1918 Fiat 501; 1932 Ford V8 Tudor; 1934 Lancia Augusta; 1959 Ford Zephyr (GB); 1963 Ford Taunus (D); 1965 Ford Mustang, collection of various types of radio.
Notes: 40 km from Trieste, 120 km from Venice, 35 km from Udine, on road 351 between Gorizia and Farro d'Isonzo. Large parking area. Free entrance. Open every working day 10.00-13.00 by appointment.
PININFARINA MUSEUM - Cambiano (Piedmont) •  www.pininfarina.it
Address: Via Nazionale 30 - 10020 Cambiano (Torino)
The exhibition space presents the evolution of the work of the Pininfarina company from its foundation to present day, an history always focused on design quality. The most important automobiles designed in Pinifarina’s history are exhibited, from the Cisitalia and the Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider to the Sigma Grand Prix and the Maserati Birdcage 75th. The core section of the collection has a new layout provided with iconographic panels and multimedia exhibits. Visits must be booked in advance and are allowed for groups of at least 5 people. For information and reservations:
Ms. Silvana Appendino
Public Relations Manager
+011 39 011 9438104
MUSEO DELL'AUTOMOBILE "LUIGI BONFANTI" (Car Museum) - Romano d'Ezzelino (Veneto) •  www.museobonfanti.veneto.it
  Address: Via Torino, 2, - 36060 Romano d'Ezzelino (Vicenza)
Different from most other car museums in not having a permanent collection, the museum founded in 1993 by Luigi Bonfanti has thematic displays, each lasting a few months. The museum organizes temporary exhibitions of vintage, sports and racing cars. The Fiat Abarth 1000 Pininfarina and the 1912 Fiat 15 ter fire-engine are included in the permanent display.
3 Km North of Bassano, Parking
MUSEO DELLE MOTOCICLETTE DUCATI (Ducati motorbikes Museum) - Borgo Panigale (Emilia-Romagna) •  ducati.com
  Address: Via Cavalieri Ducati, 3 40132 Borgo Panigale (Bologna)
The great moments of the Ducati past are recounted using a variety of Ducati racing motorcycles, images, memorabilia and componentry. Divided into nine main sections, the museum reiterates the chronology of over fifty years of Ducati's evolution from a small electrical company to a motorcycling giant. The history of Ducati motorbikes spans more than half a century and includes many models which are still highly sought after. Whether you are a vintage collector, or simply interested in classical bikes, you will find something of interest here.
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