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Igreja de Sao Francisco de Assis

Address: Praca Frei Orlando, Sao Joao del Rei, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Phone Number: (32) 3372-3110
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings, Churches/ Cathedrals, Cultural
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Churches/ Cathedrals, Cultural

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Sao Joao del Rei, MG
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

It's great, stunning. This church is very big, and the ornaments in gold are astonishing. It' worth seeing. Maravilhosa! A igreja é muito grande e ornamentada em ouro. Vale a pena ser visitada.

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Monterrey, Mexico
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

If you like baroque arquitecture, you MUST go to this church!... The area is very easy to get there and plenty of small restaurants around it.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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125 reviews 125 reviews
93 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

beautiful, but it´s difficult to find it open. On Sundays you can watch classic music during the mass. At the back there is a cemetery where a dear president of Brazil is buried.

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Sao Jose dos Campos
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74 reviews 74 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

I've been visiting a lot of churches in Ouro Preto and Sao Joao del Rei and definitively this is the most beautiful that I have ever seen! Very preserved, with huge cristal chandeliers. It is free to visit it. Go at night! In addition, there is a small square in front of the church with pubs and small restaurants with... More 

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