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Iglesia de San Francisco

Calle Villalba Hervas, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
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Excellent catholic Church

This church is excellent and is in the centre of the town. free admission. Daily Mass at 7:00 pm... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2018
johnj1950
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Newcastle Upon Tyne
Central gathering point in Tenerife

Central gathering point in Tenerife. If you need to meet friends after a day wandering the island... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
Cavydad
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Camarillo, California
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Calle Villalba Hervas, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

This church is excellent and is in the centre of the town. free admission. Daily Mass at 7:00 pm each evening. Well worth a visit

Thank johnj1950
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

Central gathering point in Tenerife. If you need to meet friends after a day wandering the island this is it. Yes, it’s a large imposing building 2ith plenty of stonework. That is why it’s such a good meeting place. As a church the interior was...More

Thank Cavydad
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

Had to visit twice since opened later.Worth the wait with several beautiful paintings and statues inside.Check for the opening hours.Entrance is free.Near the cruise port.

Thank LPY39
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Once you get past the beggars that stake out both entrances you enter into a large church with very high ceilings and some interesting artwork including a painted wood ceiling. The downside is that the interior is just too dark to really apprieciate the art...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2017

It looks quite plain from the outside, but don't let that put you off. Inside it's a gem, full of wonderful art, decorated altar pieces and paintings. It's mostly 17th / 18th century baroque stuff, but as grand as any I've seen. It's serene and...More

Thank stephen h
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

Tucked away behind a square in the centre of Santa Cruz. This lovely church is worth visiting and for attending a mass. It is situated within an area of many grand Spanish colonial buildings.

Thank Rickybear
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Reviewed 7 January 2017

this church gives a good feeling of churches of this region, dark and beautiful with a sense of peace.

Thank michzerb
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This church has its own climate, style in wchich it is made is rare on continental Europe especially in central and eastern europe, wooden rooftop, very dark etc. that is why it is worth visting.

Thank Marcin P
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

Some churches are just not good to visit. Alas, this is one of those - you have to peer round in semi-darkness to see anything and there is no sense of welcome or of a spiritual benediction. I was glad to get back to the...More

Thank Ian K
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Reviewed 12 April 2016

Both outside where a shade giving small park in the front is already peaceful, and the inside with old baroque style furniture and vault ceiling is very beautiful. You can be imaging people sitting here praying and looking for silence and a peaceful moment. The...More

Thank Rytkynpera
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