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Santuario Basilica Maria Ausiliatrice

Via Maria Ausiliatrice 32 | Valdocco, 10152 Turin, Italy
+39 011 522 4253
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The prettiest church in Torino

As at the title, breath-taking, calm and peaceful, not overwhelming. You can admire and pray in... read more

Reviewed March 16, 2017
Northampton, United Kingdom
Seriously beautiful

Surely one of the most beautiful basilicas ever seen. An amazing place of worship and baroque art... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2017
Msida, Malta
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Via Maria Ausiliatrice 32 | Valdocco, 10152 Turin, Italy
+39 011 522 4253
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Reviewed March 16, 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
Reviewed February 24, 2017

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

Thank marija16
Reviewed February 2, 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.

Thank justbeinghonest67
Reviewed January 3, 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
Reviewed November 2, 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 Anirban B
Reviewed July 16, 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

3  Thank a e
Reviewed July 7, 2016

I knew that one day I was going to visit this Santuario. I went to a school that originated here in Turin, and made it all the way to South America. Nuns will talk about this place all the time. A lot of memories came...More

2  Thank Marblue099
Reviewed July 7, 2016

This is where the relic of Don Bosco is and Saint Domenic Savio. The architecture is worth a trip for some great pictures you will look back on and for quiet reflection inside a beautiful church.

1  Thank AngeloDaNewYork
Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful church inside. Only tomb found and not real body of Saint Don Bosco. Relics found inside. Recommended church to see

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed June 20, 2016

A beautiful church to visit, but unless you know what to look at, the visit will be wasted, so prepare and research before you arrive to get the full value of the visit to this location.

2  Thank vicpk
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