Top Historical Places in Livorno

Are you looking to explore the history of Livorno through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Livorno including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Livorno. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Livorno ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Livorno, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Livorno for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Livorno with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Fortezza Nuova

    Tags: Outdoors, Historical Site, Fort

    Also known as New Castle, it is situated in Piccola Venezia and was originally built in 1600s for Medici family. Only the Fort ruins remain now and the area inside the Fort walls have now been turned into perfectly manicured gardens for the visitors to enjoy a stroll. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Livorno itinerary 1 day.
  2. Fortezza Vecchia

    Tags: View Point, Historical Site, Fort

    Located on Medici port, this Fort is of historical importance and is an historical symbol of the City of Livorno. Designed by Antonio da Sangallo on the orders from Medici rulers, it was completed during early 1500s. Climb up the tower, Matilde Tower, the oldest remaining structure of the Fort to get best views of the City on one side and of the Port from the other side of the Tower.
  3. Old English Cemetery

    Tags: Historical Site, Cemetery

    Located near Via Verdi, it is the oldest non Roman Catholic cemetery in Italy and dates back to mid-1600s. Most of the people buried here are of English origin, apart from people of French, Germans and Swiss origin as well.
  4. Monument Of Quattro Mori

    Tags: Outdoors, Monument

    Literally translates to “Monument of the Four Moors”, it is situated near the Port of Livorno. This monument is Livorno’s one of the important works of art and is dedicated to Grand Duke. The monument was completed in two stages – the upper part portraying Medici Grand Duke was completed in early 1600s and was sculpted in marble whereas moors were sculpted in bronze and ...Read more