Aprilia seen from the Rising Sun
From 25 January to 06 April 2024
Aprilia seen from the Rising Sun is an unusual look at the Aprilia MotoGP Team. The observation takes place through the lens of a Japanese artist, Aki Kusudo, who followed...
ENTRY METHODS TO THE PIAGGIO MUSEUM IN VESPA WORLD DAYS
VESPA WORLD DAYS
From 18 April to 21 April 2024
On the occasion of the VESPA WORLD DAYS (18 April - 21 April), the entrance to the Piaggio Museum...
The “Befana del Vigile”
History of a tradition
In 1946 – in the same year Vespa was born – in Italy was inaugurated a tradition that would characterize for decades Christmas holidays...
Vespa hits the racetrack
A success story
Racing competitions were for Vespa one of the first and most incisive means of advertising communication. Of a substantially...
Vespa Super Sprint: what a passion!
Piaggio museum' s model
It is one of the most loved models by Vespa enthusiasts for its particularities that make it unique. The engine is derived from the 50 and 90 series, but with much brighter characteristics with a power of...
Stories of engines, design and passion
The Piaggio Museum was opened in March 2000 in the building that formerly housed the tooling workshop, one of the oldest and most fascinating structures in the Pontedera industrial complex, where the company launched production in the early 1920s. The Museum was founded in order to safeguard and enhance the historical and technological heritage of one of the oldest Italian companies, and its goal is to reconstruct the history of Piaggio and the country as a whole by taking a journey back in time through Italian history, retracing changes in the economy, in traditions and habits and in industrial development through the exhibition of its most famous and iconic products, supported by the wealth of documentation preserved in the Historical Archive.