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Basilica della Santissima Annunziata del Vastato

Piazza della Nunziata 4, 16124, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 246 5525
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Old and ordinary outside looks, awesome interior

This church is not another church. It has an old and ordinary outside looks, awesome interior. It... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dhaka City, Bangladesh

From outside it's just another nice church...Nothing exceptional...Once you enter though your jaw... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Piazza della Nunziata 4, 16124, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 246 5525
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This church is not another church. It has an old and ordinary outside looks, awesome interior. It is on the road and could be seen while passing.

Thank JoyShurjo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From outside it's just another nice church...Nothing exceptional...Once you enter though your jaw just drops! The ceiling is absolutely spectacular!!! We all know baroque churches are rich in golden decorations...But this ceiling is really fantastic!!! Definitely worth seeing!! The church has also another interesting feature:...More

Thank wandering_dynamo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this church walking back form the cable-car to the castles on top of the mountain. We walked inside and the first thing that got me was the massive size of the columns. Then, upon closer inspecting, to realize that marble columns had...More

Thank Wilfred B
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Seeing the richness of the interior of this church, in the forms it took at the beginning of the XVIIth century, it is hard to believe that this is due almost to the money of a single family. Yet this is what the chronicles tell...More

Thank Brun066
Reviewed 11 February 2017

By sharing your experiences, you're helping travellers make I visited this fabulous church twice. It has the most amazing amount of gold on the ceiling and walls - seen to best advantage when the lights are on, A highlight of my trip

Thank NIGEL586
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Spacious and impressive church with very detailed decoration and a feel of space and peace found in no other church we visited in the city.

Thank Je I
Reviewed 16 December 2016

This is a must see. The beauty is beyond words. There is no charge to enter. You better bring a camera you will want to take some pictures.

Thank 895CarolineM895
Reviewed 5 November 2016

This is a surprising church..externally it appears very Greek in style. Inside the art and architecture are amazing. For just a donation it is as good as most cathedrals you will see in italy

Thank Graeme H
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Like another reviewer we nearly passed by but this would have been such a shame, even when you first enter it's very gloomy at first; however drop a 1euro coin in the box on the left side a little way in then......... STUNNING! I am...More

1  Thank PenelopeM954
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Just close to Ferrari Square. Beautiful architecture. Inside the building, one will be blown away with the beauty of the intricate craftsmanship in the construction of the building. Its artworks, amazing. A must for every tourist visiting Genoa.

Thank PremRajpal
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