Santuario Dom Bosco, Brasilia

About Santuario Dom Bosco, Brasilia

Santuario Dom Bosco, Brasilia - Address, Phone Number

Address: Via W3 Sul, Federal District, Brasilia, Brazil

Phone: +55-6132236542

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Time Required: 00:45 Mins

Timings: 07:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

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Having impressive and mesmerizing interiors bathed in a heavenly blue light, the Santuario Dom Bosco (Sanctuary of Dom Bosco) honours the Italian saint of the same name who dreamed of a utopian city in 1883. Dom Bosco's vision was a major inspiration for the foundation of Brasilia. While inside, do check out the huge golden chandelier made of 7,400 pieces of Murano glass by architect Alvimar Moreira.

Santuario Dom Bosco Information

  • It is an active place of worship. Please maintain the tranquillity of the place.

How To reach Santuario Dom Bosco by Public Transport

  • Via W Tres Sul bus stop

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  • Beautiful stained glass windows. Best to come early in the morning I am told for best light. Very quiet and ideal for prayer or contemplation unlike some of the other famous religious sites in Brasilia.

  • Stunning. Run don't walk.

  • It's a very beautifull place, but if you are looking for peace and quiet to meditate and conect to spiritual energy, don't go - turists just can't stay quiet for a bit.

  • A must see destination in Brasilia. This modern church has mind-blowing architecture and an eerie and calming interior. The space is a vast cube; I cannot understand how the ceiling supports itself: it is a giant slab of concrete without supports that appears to float in the air.

  • A must see. Austere surface that completely changes once you go inside.

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