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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Twin churches on Piazza San Carlo

These two churches, dedicated to different saints, were built as mirror image of each other... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Gabriel H
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Bellaire, Texas
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank KaeiniH
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed September 28, 2018

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

Thank Mike B
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.

Thank Dusty861
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).

3  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.

Thank Iuliana_Hreniuc
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.

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