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Address: Quadra Seps 702 Lote B, Brasilia, Federal District 70330-700, Brazil
Phone Number:
(61) 3223-6542
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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Blue light in modern architecture

A wonderful modern church with blue light all the time. If you go before 10 AM, with the morning sun, the blues will be more beautiful

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Brasilia, DF
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Brasilia, DF
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A wonderful modern church with blue light all the time. If you go before 10 AM, with the morning sun, the blues will be more beautiful

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was a great find in Brasilia. More than 7,000 pieces of illuminated Murano glass provide the sanctuary with an special aura. It was designed by Claudio Neves. There is no entrance fee.

Thank Al A
Monterey CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The church doesn't look like much from the exterior but the blue stained glass windows on the interior are spectacular.

Thank kathiwo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overwhelming blue. So ugly from outside and yet so beautiful from inside. Don't miss it when visiting Brasilia.

Thank Sebastian K
Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No I haven't made a mistake in the title this was the most impressive building in Brazil not just Brasilia How is it possible that a building constructed as a concrete box from the exterior can be light filled in the inside? The church is magnificent. The entrance doors are stunning racha piece of art This is the most impressive... More 

Thank P R
Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an incredible place and try to go there on a Sunday morning for the mass ! The colors are just wonderful !!!

Thank FFlyerCDG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

Passed this Church many times without realizing it was a church. Dom Bosco has of the awe of Basilica but in an completely different way. The size of the building is masked by the marvelous construction techniques, the stained glass walls bring in so much light but tint it with a hue that has an indescribable calming effect. The sound... More 

Thank Philip V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Brasilia does indeed have beautiful churches...this being another one to out on your list. The colour of the blue stained glass that surrounds the church walls is unbelievable. Did you know the ceiling is made of compressed paper? It all seems to work and work well. This should be a place you visit and spend some quiet reflection time.

Thank Brad S
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

An impressive building. The outside is anonymous, especially for Brasilia. But as you step in, it is mouth dropping! Go. It is worthy.

Thank Maria P
Brasilia, DF
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

You must know Santuário Dom Bosco and Ermida Dom Bosco Park. You will be delighted with one of the most beautiful views in Brasília and a glorious sunset. Take a bike with you and ride around the place. Contemplate and medidate and then go back to the urban jungle revigorated.

Thank depaulacarlos

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