Travel and Culture in
Modena is well known for its motor tradition, that is celebrated between April and May by the event Modena Land of Motors, with exhibitions, conferences and displays of beautiful old and modern sportcars created in the area, with brands as Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini, Pagani, Stanguellini...
July is the occasion to appreciate the only italian military tattoo. The event, held in Modena centre, propose the exhibition of many famous military tattoo from Italy and abroad, and is centred around the impressive Ducal palace of Modena, siege of Military Accademy for officers.
Mostra Modena Antiquaria is an antique exhibition (for those who are fond of this article), which is held at the end of February
September has been dedicated to philosophy for ten years by now: three days of conferences, exhibitions, performances, movies, music and concerts, theatre, with philosophical themes, recall every year more and more tourists and visitors in Modena and its province for the famous FestivalFilosofia. (http://www.festivalfilosofia.it/)
Antiques are celebrated in two fairs in different periods of the year: 7,8,Novecento in November and Modenantiquaria in February, trades and displays for lovers, buyers and connoisseurs.
Concerts of classic and modern music, beside the regular opera and ballet season, are always present in the native town of the famous and celebrated Luciano Pavarotti.