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Country  Italy
Province / Metropolitan city  Genoa (GE)
Elevation  6 m (20 ft)
Province  Province of Genoa
Region  Liguria
Frazioni  Terralba
Demonym(s)  Arenzanesi
Local time  Tuesday 9:01 PM
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Weather  13°C, Wind SW at 24 km/h, 65% Humidity
Points of interest  Muvita Science Center, Monte Reixa, Monte Rama, Parco di Villa Mina, Monte Sciguello


Arenzano is a coastal town and comune in the province of Genoa, Liguria, Italy. As of 2007, it has a population of 11,568. This varies a lot during the holiday seasons, since it is a reasonably popular holiday resort for Italians.


Map of 16011 Arenzano Genoa, Italy

There are a number of festivals during the summer, as with many towns in Italy. It is very close to Genoa (the capital town of the province). The town is safe for children to grow up, but buying a house there can be quite expensive. During the summer time Arenzano becomes crowded. Arenzano has an elementary school, a middle school and a couple of kindergartens. It also has a golf course and a few tennis courts.

The town is home to many of the employees of the nearby architectural firm of Renzo Piano.

Main sights

  • Sanctuary of the Infant Jesus of Prague.
  • The 18th-century parish church.
  • Villa Negrotto Cambiaso, a Genoese patrician villa built in the 16th century. It is now the town hall. It has a beautiful park, endowed with rare trees like Lebanon cedars and Araucarias.
  • The Saracens' Tower (16th century), built to prevent sudden incursions of pirates from Maghreb.
  • Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Olivette.
  • Twin towns

  • Loutraki, Greece, since 1957
  • Pontoise, France, since 1958
  • Domburg, The Netherlands, since 1958
  • El Jadida, Morocco, since 1964
  • Tata, Hungary, since 1994
  • Nature conservtion

    Part of the municipality territory is within the boundaries of the Parco naturale regionale del Beigua.


    Arenzano Wikipedia

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