The Piazza dei Domenicani is a square in the Venezia Nuova district of Livorno, located across the bridge on the north side of Via Borra. The main attraction of the square is the Santa Caterina Church.
Piazza dei Domenicani Livorno
Top sights in Piazza dei Domenicani
The Chiesa di Santa Caterina da Siena (Via del Forte San Pietro, 3 – 57123 Livorno) stands on the western side of the square and is characterized by ancient, enormously thick stone walls. Behind the altar hangs a painting by Vasari.
The Scala del Refugio runs along the canal bank.
The Teatrofficino Refugio (Scali del Refugio, 8) is a dilapidated looking theater where concerts and other cultural events take place during the year.
A night out out in the Piazza dei Domenicani
La Bodeguita (Piazza dei Domenicani 20, 57123 Livorno, tel. +39 346 6100832) is a terrace on the canal itself. This restaurant often features live music in the evenings.