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Casa Coppi

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Amongst all the sporting cycling heroes of the past, the name of Fausto Coppi is still a shining example for all aspiring cyclists and sports enthusiasts. If you want to get to know about the life and times of the Campionissimo, it is possible to visit his birth place in Castellania: the house, currently owned by Ilda and Vittorio Coppi, the children of Fausto’s uncle, and granted on loan for use to the Tourism Consortium “Terre di Fausto Coppi”, following renovation and conservation was finally opened to the public in January 2000. The work was made possible through the help of the Region of Piedmont and other public and private bodies. Casa Coppi has something for all sorts of sports fans, young and old alike, where ordinary people can pay homage to one of the great sporting icons whose existence transcends time and space. There are also dedicated exhibition rooms making up a heritage centre filled with printed and iconographic material, films, newspapers, memorabilia and curiosities. Openings for 2022: from 27 March, Saturday 14.30-18, Sunday 10-12.30 14.30-18. Other days, by appointment. Casa Coppi will be closed for the winter break from 29/10/2022 to 31/03/2023.

Address and contacts
via Fausto Coppi, 2
15051 Castellania Coppi (AL)
Alessandria

Telephone number: +39 389 877.1890 +39 342 529.0653
email: casa@faustocoppi.it segreteria@faustocoppi.it
Links
http://www.faustocoppi.it