We have some definite information about Sarzana since the year 963.

Since it has always been a borderland, much sought after for its geographical location, the various rulers of the moment had to defend the city by fortifying it.

Of this past there remain two splendid fortresses, recently restored, and other fortifications.

Fortezza Firmafede

Fortezza Firmafede

Fortezza Sarzanello

Fortezza di Sarzanello

I Torrioni

Torrione San Francesco

Castello della Brina

castello della Brina