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Santuario Dom Bosco

Quadra Seps 702 Lote B, Brasilia, Federal District 70330-700, Brazil
(61) 3223-6542
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Unbelievably beautiful!

I've seen many incredible churches before, but these windows were stunning! Take it all in. Go to... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2018
elysec2018
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Beautiful Niemeyer shrine and well worth popping in

This church/shrine was well worth the short walk from the hotel sector. Inside it was beautiful... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2018
TheWanderBoy
,
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“murano glass” (9 reviews)
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Quadra Seps 702 Lote B, Brasilia, Federal District 70330-700, Brazil
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(61) 3223-6542
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"blue stained glass"
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"blue light"
in 15 reviews
"murano glass"
in 9 reviews
"beautiful church"
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"huge chandelier"
in 6 reviews
"floor to ceiling"
in 4 reviews
"gothic arches"
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"gift shop"
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"concrete box"
in 3 reviews
"blue church"
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"peaceful place"
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"worth a visit"
in 9 reviews
"sunny day"
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"awe inspiring"
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"modern architecture"
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"sanctuary"
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

I've seen many incredible churches before, but these windows were stunning! Take it all in. Go to the corners where the pink windows meet the blue ones. Look closely at the glass...it's beautiful! It was one of my favorite things in Brasilia. In fact, it...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This church/shrine was well worth the short walk from the hotel sector. Inside it was beautiful with a huge single span concrete ceiling with a geometric design which reflected the elongated stained glass mosaic windows. So beautiful and if you’re so inclined a great place...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Another must see church that is free to enter and awe inspiring. It is a little hard to find on your own but well worth the bother

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

That kind of place where a Wow! comes out of your mouth as soon as you enter. So just go, enjoy the very special effects of cristals, lights and shadows... and have a little spiritual moment (not only pictures). Pray for Brazil

Thank Fabio P
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This church is a place where you find peace and feel the presence of God! There is no walls around the church. The structure is glassy in blue and that’s why you find peace and feel in heaven. I strongly recommend this Sanctuary.

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Dom Bosco Sanctuary is a great place for those in search of reflection time. The atmosphere invites you to pray.

Thank Eduardo C
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Nothing about Brasilia is ordinary and this church was no exception. Really unusual but stunning design both inside and out. Best to go in the morning or afternoon with the light streaming in through the beautiful stained glass windows. Worth a visit!

Thank Owen B
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Magnificent architecture with marvelous stained glass window and chandelier, this church also depicts a wonderful altar and statues. The sound though, may get a little messy during masses with a large crowd, but most of the time it is not and very much worth a...More

Thank Marcelo F
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

If you have time and you want to see a place outside the usual touristic route, Santuario Don Bosco is the right place. It would astonish you with his blue colors and calm majesty. If you come from Torino... well... then it is a must...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2017

You will be totally absorbed by its incredibly serene awe, makes you wonder how men can create such a masterpiece, beautiful naturally lit building.

Thank anaHongKong2017
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