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Sao Francisco de Assis Church

Praca Frei Orlando, s/n, Sao Joao del Rei, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
(32) 3372-3110
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings, Churches/ Cathedrals
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Monterrey, Mexico
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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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119 reviews 119 reviews
90 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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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69 reviews 69 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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