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Santuario Basilica Maria Ausiliatrice

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Nice visit, but better with a guide

Really surprising place. Not to be missed, but better with a local guide to get the most of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Orenburg, Russia
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 2 June 2018
Ray V
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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Via Maria Ausiliatrice 32 | Valdocco, 10152 Turin, Italy
+39 011 522 4253
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really surprising place. Not to be missed, but better with a local guide to get the most of the many wonders of this shrine.

Thank svetand765
Reviewed 2 June 2018

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
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
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

1  Thank jordanellie41
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.

Thank tonymickels
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
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.

Thank marija16
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.

Thank justbeinghonest67
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
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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