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Church of San Lorenzo, Turin

Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.7/5 based on 850+ reviews on the web
Built in the Baroque style, Church of San Lorenzo housed the Holy Shroud after its arrival from Chambéry. While the exterior is somewhat plain, the interior is richly decorated with marble columns and statues. Staff members at the church are happy to answer your questions, or you can hire a guide for additional details on the site. Using our online itinerary creator, Turin attractions like Church of San Lorenzo can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • A beautiful church with a period architecture to do fear ... to visit and perhaps little publicized
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  • Next to the Royal Palace, it was the Kings private church. a work of art and wonder in its entirety
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  • The Royal Church of San Lorenzo is a small, richly-decorated baroque classic. It was the original home of the Turin Shroud from 1578 - the shroud was moved to the Cathedral after a fire at the church ...  read more »
  • Beautiful church with wonderful frescos. Has a chamber which explains the history of Shroud of Torino
  • Definitely one of Turin's must see interiors. It's free and stunning, prepare to be blown away!
  • This church does have its own peculiarity, it doesn't have a traditional facade, it was built to be integrated to the square, this peculiarity is pretty unique for this period's churchs.
  • Awesome!
  • Baroque gem tucked away in the heart of Turin. Camouflaged by the absence from the outside, visible only the dome from afar. Inside, a triumph of marbles and calibrated with a dome lights nothing short of wonderful
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