Sampierdarena

Sampierdarena da Coronata 01.jpg
The West Central municipio is marked in pink
Location of the province of Genoa
Villa Scassi park
The port nears completion
Old postcard of the beach
The Torre Sole in the Fiumara development

Sampierdarena (also San Pier d'Arena; Ligurian: San Pè d'ænn-a) is a major port and industrial area of Genoa, in northwest Italy. With San Teodoro it forms the West Central (Centro Ovest) municipio.

Geography

Sampierdarena lies on the coast about 4 kilometres (2 miles) west of the centre of Genoa. In 2000 the population was 67,741.