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Chiesa di San Francesco

Via Carlo Alberto, 46, 07041, Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
+39 079 979258
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Nice church and monastery

Chiesa di San Francesco is a nice oldchurch and monastery right at the centre of the historic town... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2016
carolineenwillem
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Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
Quiet island in the city

The church and cloister and really old and you will find it really calming. Part of the cloister is... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2016
PragueJana
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Prague
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Via Carlo Alberto, 46, 07041, Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
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+39 079 979258
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Reviewed April 30, 2016

Chiesa di San Francesco is a nice oldchurch and monastery right at the centre of the historic town of Alghero.

Thank carolineenwillem
Reviewed April 21, 2016

The church and cloister and really old and you will find it really calming. Part of the cloister is a hotel where we stayed 5 nights...

Thank PragueJana
Reviewed October 24, 2015

Best church in Alghero old town. Easy to find. Very peaceful cloister.Free entry but check opening times before visiting any churches as opening times vary.

1  Thank citybreak89
Reviewed October 4, 2015

This is also a church with plenty of details (check my photos). Many photos posted to this site are from the additional space, the charming cloister consisting of two rows of round arches. The time I visited this church at that area there were plenty...More

Thank vivian L
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Original Catalan-Gothic parts can be seen over the high altar, the presbytery chapels and the San Sacramento Chapel. The bell tower is from the first half of the 16th century.

1  Thank axinia2004
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Original Catalan-Gothic parts can be seen over the high altar, the presbytery chapels and the San Sacramento Chapel. The bell tower is from the first half of the 16th century.

Thank axinia2004
Reviewed September 4, 2015

We came across this Church as we walked around Alghero old town. The Courtyard is a pleasant surprise after the church and one where you stop and feel calm whether you are religious or not it really gives you a feeling of inner peace

Thank Karen W
Reviewed August 17, 2015

If you are walking through Old Town Alghero, definitely stop in and take a look at this 14th century Romanesque church built by the Franciscans. It is considered Catalan Gothic architecture and the outside is quite plain, almost severe. It is not as ornate as...More

1  Thank susieQ304
Reviewed August 8, 2015

While the church is quite ordinary, its the cloisters that make this church worth a visit. The beautiful stone work and the tranquility experienced in the hard of the town was a lovely.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed August 4, 2015

Peaceful and beautiful place to see in the old town area of Alghero. Close to shopping and restaurants.

Thank gica2016
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