Historic Churches

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Church of San Benedetto


Church of San Benedetto, Piazza XX Settembre, Livorno Church of San Benedetto, Piazza XX Settembre, Livorno The Church of San Benedetto stands at one end of Piazza XX Settembre, the square that used to be the site of Livorno's well-known American market (removed in August2009). The square was formerly known as Piazza San Benedetto, like the church, and its creation was in direct relation to the building of the church in the early 19th century.