History

History - Part one

The arrival of the first vintage car in San Martino in Rio, a peaceful village located on a plain in the province of Reggio Emilia, can be traced back to 1956. The bolognese Domenico Gentili (who died in November 2001),…
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History - Second part

This kind of museum-collection (the museum could not yet be fully named as such) was filling up with more new local and fortuitous finds: a dozen fabulous and unprecedented specimens arrived in San Martino in Rio, retrieved by Barighin from…
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History - Part three

Nearly sixty years have passed since the arrival of the first vintage cars in San Martino in Rio, and almost fifty years since the day upon which the great adventure of finding and retrieving the pieces found its definitive arrangement…
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Museum today

Today the Automobile Museum of San Martino in Rio covers an exhibition area of 650 square metres in which there are about forty cars, a dozen motorcycles, some bicycles and a meeting room and offices for carrying out various activities.…
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