Automobile Museum - Martigny
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
N 46° 05.719 E 007° 04.238
32T E 350862 N 5106447
Quick Description: A collection of automobile old-timers is located in the lower level of the Pierre Gianadda Foundation museum in Martigny, Switzerland.
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Date Posted: 5/4/2007 12:40:13 PM
Waymark Code: WM1GDX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member frivlas
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Long Description:
The finest automobile museum in Switzerland brings together some fifty veteran vehicles (from 1897 to 1939) including a Benz (1897), Stanley Steamer, De Dion Bouton, Germain, Tsar Nicholas II of Russia's Delaunay-Belleville, Rolls-Royce (Silver Ghost), a little Bugatti Royal, Mercedes SS, Alfa-Romeo 1750cc, Isotta-Fraschini, Hispano-Suiza, among others.

There is also an outstanding collection of Swiss-made cars such as 3 Pic-Pics, 5 Martinis, 2 Turicums, 2 Sigmas, Zedel, Stella, Maximag, etc.

Many of these models are the world's only surviving examples, and all vehicles are in working order.
Primary Vehicle Category: Cars

Hours of Operation:
November - June 10 am to 6 pm June - November 9 am to 7 pm


Cost of Admission: 18.00 (listed in local currency)

Physical address of Museum:
Rue du Forum 59
Martigny , Switzerland
1920


Museum Website: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:
To log your visit, please include a picture of your favorite vehicle in the museum. If you choose not to enter the museum, post a new picture of the sign or exterior, something so that we know you have been there.
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