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Santuario Dom Bosco

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Quadra Seps 702 Lote B | Asa Sul, Brasilia, Federal District 70330-700, Brazil
(61) 3223-6542
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great modern design and stunning glass work. A night visit would really show it off. Pictures really dont show scale of the building.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gbac3000
Reviewed 11 January 2019

Stunning example of modernist ecclesiastical architecture by Naves. A serene and uplifting oasis. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Paul E
Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

If you’re there to browse and just take pictures, try to avoid going during Sunday worship (whoops!). Nonetheless, this church may seem ordinary from the outside, but BEYOND incredible on the inside. It’s truly a magnificent (if you like the color blue I suppose). A...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TheAmandatory
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

This Church is even more beautiful than the Brasilia Cathedral. The blueish light filtered by the tall stained glass windows is soothing and favors meditation and introspective reflection. The 3.5 meters tall chandelier is not always lit but is so impressive. Don't be driven by...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

One of the most spectacular displays I have seen in South American! I have been all over the Continent and seen a lot! This is a combination of the antique and the modern built in the 1960s. Still draws great audiences for regular mass...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ken G
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Supercool church, all stained glass windows that look like a starry night sky. There’s a pretty spectacular chandelier too!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

Very beatiful catholic church, we feel we are in heaven when we get there. Great Atmosphere of peace and a unique architecture.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

For me was of great pleasure learn that San Juan Bosco has a premonition with this city and, in time, the dream came true. So the citizens of Brasilia built this tight but spectacular church, which it's crystal walls are surround it by stained glass...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank manueln628
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Perhaps lesser know than many of Niemeyer’s buildings but this is an absolute gem so don’t miss it! It’s open and free to have a wonder round and the atmosphere inside really is quite remarkable.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jonathonb925
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

The beauty of this church in brasilia leaves me speechless. The vitrals are amazing and cause a great impact in colors when light enters.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Quest281929
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