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Convent of Sao Francisco

Rua Sao Francisco 280 | Olinda, Recife, State of Pernambuco 53120-070, Brazil
(81) 3429-0517
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very beautiful

you can go to this place with a guide to learn some thing about the history of this church,it's... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
mitsie1953
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Sao Paulo, SP
Not to be missed in Olinda.....

This convent is lovely to visit.... the art from the colonial period is amazing: blue tile... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2016
Joanne C
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Macomb, United States
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
1 Feb 2017
“very beautiful”
5 Jun 2016
“Not to be missed in Olinda.....”
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Rua Sao Francisco 280 | Olinda, Recife, State of Pernambuco 53120-070, Brazil
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(81) 3429-0517
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

you can go to this place with a guide to learn some thing about the history of this church,it's very old.

Thank mitsie1953
Reviewed 5 June 2016

This convent is lovely to visit.... the art from the colonial period is amazing: blue tile, courtyards, paintings on the ceiling. It would be nice to have a guide to give you important details of the place.

Thank Joanne C
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Dating from the 16th century, San Francisco Convent has a living community of Franciscans, and is probably the highlight of Olinda. Its baroque carvings, its paintings and murals, the blue Portuguese tiles and decorations are impressive – if a little tired. The church and sacristy...More

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