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Chiesa Di San Giuseppe

Via Vernazza 6 | 12051 Cn, 12051, Alba, Italy
+39 0173 293163
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This is a very well preserved gem

We were astounded by the high quality of the restoration. The frescoes and murals were in very... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Whitebeard83
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Fayence, France
Interesting experience

Most people visit this church because its tower is open to the public for 1 Euro and offers great... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2016
V581ZSdonb
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Very good60%
  • Average14%
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“roman ruins” (3 reviews)
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Via Vernazza 6 | 12051 Cn, 12051, Alba, Italy
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

We were astounded by the high quality of the restoration. The frescoes and murals were in very good condition, the wood work around the altar was superbly restored and the vaults are worth a visit. The church is small and friendly. Whitebeard83

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Reviewed 30 August 2016

Most people visit this church because its tower is open to the public for 1 Euro and offers great views over Alba. Its crypt contains Roman ruins as well. What I liked best about it were the dioramas illustrating events in the life of Christ....More

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Reviewed 29 October 2015

This old church offers climbs of its tower for one euro per person. It is a great experience going up the old stone staircase and then at the top one is rewarded by views over the town and adjacent area. On returning to the bottom...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2015

If you're in Alba, this church is a nice bonus to the rest. The Alba Music Festival often has concerts in it, both in the morning and in the evening. The church itself is fairly small and bare, though the ceiling is filled with frescoes....More

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Reviewed 25 June 2015

This church is not like any other I have seen. It is more plain than ostentatious. History is in layers here like many places and the colors are a bit faded, but we were here to listen to music and the music added much to...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2014

We visited Alba and Asti on the same day. Of course we arrived in Alba after lunch, so everything was closed. We know this, but still we manage to plan it :p Anyway, we decided to make the most of it. Alba was deserted, excerpt...More

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