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Very interesting site, with this lovely twin churches, who look very alike but are not... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
a1eksandar
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Belgrade, Serbia
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Two very beautiful symmetrical churches

Chiese di San Carlo e Santa Cristina are the two churches located in Piazza di San Carlo, in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
AlbertSalichs
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Manresa, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very interesting site, with this lovely twin churches, who look very alike but are not identical. Great square in front of them.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank a1eksandar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chiese di San Carlo e Santa Cristina are the two churches located in Piazza di San Carlo, in the center of Torino, a city in the North part of Italy. In fact, this churches are symmetrical and both are wonderful, if you see them from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Magnificent twin churches. Only have seen one of them, the other one was closed at time, but still, very impressive.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KaeiniH
Reviewed 12 October 2018

These two churches, dedicated to different saints, were built as mirror image of each other. Located on the Southern end of the Piazza, there are beautiful baroque buildings, richly decorated inside, with a host of paintings, frescoes, expensive marble, tall columns, great organs and exquisite...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 28 September 2018

this is the high end shopping street in Torino. Worth walking around, fabulous portico covered walkways.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mjb1955texas
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We know Italy is full of magnificent churches and this is up there with the best. Set in a beautiful square both the exterior and interior are well worth your attention.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dusty861
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Free to visit, these two churches are next door to each other and both offer very different experiences, but are equally as impressive. Closed for most of the middle of the day and tourists are not very welcome during mass times (obviously).

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 18 March 2018

San Carlo is a beautiful little church with a steeple clock tower but inside is truly amazing. It has a majestic altar with gold leaf alcoves both sides of the church. It has a lovely painted ceiling and organ to the rear. Not to be...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank jordanellie41
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Great church in the San Carlo Square where twin churches are: Santa Cristina and San Carlo Borromeo. The original layout was designed in 1620.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Iuliana_Hreniuc
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Both built in the 1600's, the two beautiful churches have come to represent, the the piazza S.Carlo they are on, one of the many symbols ot Turin, and adorn the piazza on its Western side. Cannot miss them.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Giorgio G
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