Po 432 Museum - The Navigation and Government of the river Po

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Po 432 Museum - The Navigation and Government of the river Po

PO 432, the “Museo-Cantiere del Po, della navigazione interna e del governo delle acque” is located on the river Po banks, in Boretto - exactly 432 kilometers away from the source on the Monviso.

Po 432, the museum-shipyard of the navigation and the government of the river Po is constituted by an evocative field of industrial archeology that documents the history of the fluvial navigation in Emilia-Romagna. The museum is housed in the former ARNI shipyard (Company for the Inland Navigation of the Emilia Romagna Region, now AIPO) and hosts the old and the less old boats, the machines and the tools to forge them. In the square is the imposing 'Secchia' pirodraga launched in Venice at the beginning of the 1930s is on display. 

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