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breath taking church

We know Italy is full of magnificent churches and this is up there with the best. Set in a... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2018
Catterick, United Kingdom
Side by side beautiful churches

Free to visit, these two churches are next door to each other and both offer very different... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2018
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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16 Jul 2018
“breath taking church”
28 Apr 2018
“Side by side beautiful churches”
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Reviewed July 16, 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.

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Reviewed April 28, 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).

2  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed March 18, 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

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Reviewed December 28, 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.

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Reviewed October 23, 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.

1  Thank Giorgio G
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Two almost identical churches, facing Piazza San Carlo, both built in XVII century. You won't miss them as you'll be walking thru Piazza San Carlo as one of the most important places in Turin.

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed May 30, 2016

Two small, but very richly decorated baroque churces. Definitely a must see, I popped in on my way to the Royal Palace.

Thank Monika0219
Reviewed May 29, 2015

My son and I spent a week in Turin in May. On our daily walk through Piazza San Carlo we frequently stopped for brief visits to one or both churches on the square. Both are beautiful, baroque and filled with art on the many altars...More

Thank TonyCapuano
Reviewed May 13, 2015

The Church of San Carlo is beside the Church of Santa Cristina and both are on the Piazza San Carlo. These churches have good architecture and it is a pleasure to pray in both of them.

1  Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

Beatiful Church (right side). We went on Holy Friday, few people for that day, everybody respecful, many praying, the Church is beutiful, full of images to connect to God! You feel the peace inside!

Thank rzccr
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