TERRITORY

IN 1997, UNESCO DECLARED PIAZZA GRANDE -DUOMO-GHIRLANDINA DI MODENA AS A “WORLD HERITAGE” SITE. MODENA IS ALSO ICONIC IN ITALY FOR A NUMBER OF SECTORS:

— MOTORS: FERRARI, MASERATI , DE TOMASO, BUGATTI, PAGANI.
— TILES: WORLD RECORD IN THE SASSUOLO DISTRICT.
— FOOD: BALSAMIC VINEGAR, LAMBRUSCO WINE, TYPICAL SALAMI.
— TEXTILES: KNITWEAR AND PRÊT-À-PORTER IN CARPI DISTRICT (PRESENCE OF BRANDS SUCH AS BLUMARINE, ARMANI, ZINCO, LIU JO AND MANY OTHERS).
— MUSIC AND SINGING: PAVAROTTI, MIRELLA FRENI, VASCO ROSSI, NEK, GUCCINI, CATERINA CASELLI (MODENA AND EMILIA ROMAGNA).
— MUSEUMS AND ARTS: THE SCALE MUSEUM IN CAMPOGALLIANO, THE FERRARI MUSEUM.
— SPORT AND LEISURE TIME: SPORTS FACILITIES FOR WINDSURFERS (CURIEL LAKES).

THE TERRITORY SURROUNDING MODENA IS REMARKABLE FROM A HISTORIC, ARCHEOLOGICAL, CULTURAL AND NATURALISTIC POINT OF VIEW. IT OFFERS INTERESTING ITINERARIES FOR EVERYBODY.