The Museum of Targa Florio in Collesano 

Club Piloti della Targa Florio 1906-1977

The Museum of Targa Florio in Collesano was founded on June 27th 2004 by Giacinto Gargano, who was the first Supervisor

The Museum of Targa Florio in Collesano was founded on June 27th 2004 by Giacinto Gargano, who was the first Supervisor . Today the museum, managed by his son Michele, collects documents and various historical objects including the Bronze plaque of 1920 and that of 1965, given to the Museum by Ninni Vaccarella, commemorative postcards, Elford’s, Hezemans’s, Giunti’s, Scarfiotti‘s, and Moreschi‘s helmets, the pilot suits of Vaccarella, Pucci, Forghieri, Facetti, Maria Teresa de Filippis, Starrabba of Giardinelli and Biscaldi and the gloves and glasses of Pietro Taruffi

A display case dedicated to Ludovico Scarfiotti

A show in the Collesano Museum with photos and original finds

A photographic collection with the pictures of some pilots of the Targa Florio from 1907 to 1977

Trophies belonging to Baron Pucci, winner of the Targa Florio in 1964 with Porsche together with Collins Davis

A ceramic commemorative panel which shows the meeting between Giacinto Gargano, founder and Past-Supervisor of the Museum, with his son Michele Gargano, with Enzo Ferrari

Vic Elford won the 1968 Targa with the Porsche 907 paired with Maglioli. The English pilot is among the best known pilots among the Sicilian athletes

Mechanical workshop tools

Il curatore del Museo di Collesano, Michele Gargano intervistato da Antenna Sicilia

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Sig. Michele Gargano

Corso Vittorio Emanuele nr. 3
Collesano (PA) - 90016
Tel. 0921 664684
info@museotargaflorio.it

Orario di apertura tutti i giorni feriali e festivi dalle ore 9,30 alle ore 12,30 e dalle ore 15,30 alle ore 19,00. Chiusura pomeridiana Lunedì e Giovedì

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