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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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Stunning interior

We walked past this church twice on Saturday and it was shut but fortunately for us it was third... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Paul R
Culrain, United Kingdom
via mobile
One of the best churches in Genoa

This is one of the best churches churches in Genoa in respect to its internal decoration which is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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Piazza della Nunziata 4, 16124, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 246 5525
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked past this church twice on Saturday and it was shut but fortunately for us it was third time lucky as this church is truly spectacular in a city with many dazzling churches. Entry is free and there are works of art everywhere to...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the best churches churches in Genoa in respect to its internal decoration which is rich and colourful. Well worth popping in to see.

Thank OandA-London
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This church, short distance walk from the royal palace museum, and at a prominent junction, is absolutely an undiscovered gem. Easily the best church in Genoa, and definitely one of the very best in Italy (and of course Europe!) Very little mentioning and very under-marketed...More

Thank Adco L
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Amazing art work & frescoes all over. Every inch of the curved ceilings were beautiful. Its not a huge Church, but better than many.Don't miss it if you like to see art.

Thank sham k
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We were just passing by and almost didn't go in. But so glad we did!! As often happens here, the classical exterior was hiding a truly HUGE basilica of amazing Baroque extravagance. The scale and decorations are truly breathtaking (see the pics). And I'm so...More

Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We only had an afternoon in Genoa as we had taken a trip there to spend the night for an early morning flight. We walked around a bit after dinner and stumbled across this building with open doors. It doesn't really look like a church...More

Thank JandR711
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Stumbled into it by accident. We were walking by and saw this plain exterior church with door opened. So we just walked in to check it out with no expectation. But the first sight was Wow. It is the most beautifully decorated church in Genoa...More

Thank Stanley A
Reviewed 5 May 2017

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 1 May 2017 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 27 April 2017

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
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