Modena historical city center is adorned of sumptuous palaces (in particular the Ducal Palace), rich churches, extraordinary museums (like the Estense Gallery with masterpieces by Tintoretto and Correggio, plus a bust by Bernini) and important monuments. 

The Duomo, the Ghirlandina tower and Piazza Grande have been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site!

Modena is also the heart of the opera bel canto with Mirella Freni and Luciano Pavarotti, to whom the Municipal Theatre is dedicated. Not to mention balsamic vinegar of Modena, parmesan cheese, Lambrusco wine, tortellini, zampone, cotechino which make Modena the center of the good and traditional cuisine.

Modena is the Land of Motors, as the Ferrari Museums well demonstrate with their rich collections of amazing cars.

Visit Modena


Emilia Romagna Motor Valley

Ducati Factory Tour

Stanguellini Automobili Museum