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Santuario Basilica Maria Ausiliatrice

Via Maria Ausiliatrice 32 | Valdocco, 10152 Turin, Italy
+39 011 522 4253
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One of most beautiful churches I've ever seen

We stumbled onto this gem wandering through Torino. It has some Roman ruins near one of it's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ray V
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Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
A church of the community

This church was a bit off the grid but worth visiting. It is almost attached to a school and it... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Helen M
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Via Maria Ausiliatrice 32 | Valdocco, 10152 Turin, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stumbled onto this gem wandering through Torino. It has some Roman ruins near one of it's corners. The inside is absolutely amazing.

Thank Ray V
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

This church was a bit off the grid but worth visiting. It is almost attached to a school and it gave the sense of being part of the community.There is a beautiful painted dome and a cupola with richly coloured stained glass roundels.There are also...More

Thank Helen M
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

This is a lovely big church just outside the city centre but well worth visiting. It has a large exterior and interior with domes, steeples and statues outside and beautifully decorated inside. The alter has a large painting and high dome and all are in...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

One of the most impressive basilicas ever, nit with its size because it is pretty small but with its beauty inside. Worthy it.

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

As at the title, breath-taking, calm and peaceful, not overwhelming. You can admire and pray in front of a thounsands relics hidden at the tomb downstairs, amazing :) A place of st. Don Bosco and a lot lot more saints at this place <3

1  Thank Judzik
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

Surely one of the most beautiful basilicas ever seen. An amazing place of worship and baroque art. Place of repose of St Bosco.

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Reviewed 2 February 2017

It is not that big, but the beauty inside is fenomenal, well I was impressed. Not difficult to get there, tram or bus, it is very easy.

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Check the mass schedule and arrive. The tour is free and it is given by one of the collaborators. You can see clothes from the Saint furniture and reliques. Inside the Basilica you can see Don Bosco itself and the tombs of Maria Mazarello and...More

Thank lualagin
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Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Being an alumnus of Don Bosco School, the trip to the church in Turin was truly a memorable experience. The church itself was very beautiful. The Pinardi Chapel and Don Bosco Rooms were great too. But the best part was praying in front of the...More

1  Thank BasuAN
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

Beautiful Basilica, the Pinardi Chapel, the Body of Don Bosco, a small museum on the life of Don Bosco. For anyone interested in the life of St John Bosco or the driving force behind the Salesians of Don Bosco you can't do better than this....More

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