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Igreja da Ordem Terceira de Sao Francisco

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Rua da Ordem Terceira S/N0 | Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-260, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The "Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco" dates from the 18th century and was built as an annex to neighboring "Igreja e Convento de São Francisco". It is considered a jewel of sacred art, with a magnificent plateresque style façade, carved from limestone and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

The tile work in the convent is really more impressive than all of the gilt work in the church. This is definitely worth taking the time to see both parts

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Millet02
Reviewed January 26, 2019

It very nice place to visit, but it need more money from government to make it looks good. Few places are already almost breaking cause of lack of repair.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NeverendingDream
Reviewed January 8, 2019

This was such a beautiful church! So ornate and gold every where! The courtyard has beautiful tile paintings depicted. There is a printed guide here in english- do grab one! The main church is amazing! Take your time, walk around. The entrance is 5 R....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jd3sai
Reviewed December 10, 2018

I visited this church on a Sunday, at a Mass time. It was frustrating that I could not go back later, because I wouldn’t have enough time, and out of respect for those attending Mass, I only saw it from a distance, appreciating the glamorous...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018

beautiful barroque building. very intricate gold plated details in the in the entire church. well worth it a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

The heavy ornamentation is nearly breathtaking so i just sat and admired for a while. Solo visitors might hire a guide to explain the details.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank LisandroVoyager
Reviewed April 2, 2017

This was the first time that I have seen a church façade like this. Unfortunately, I did not visit the church inside because it was closed and I can not imagine how beautiful should be in inside if it has this unique façade. I hope...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank KaterinaBouza
Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

Not as striking inside as it's Franciscan sister church next door, but still fascinating. This church had rich patrons that remodelled the baroque interior in a neoclassical style so it lost a bit of it's appeal and colonial character. But it's still a fascinating church...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank withpanamahaton
Reviewed August 10, 2016

A must see during your day visit to Pelorinho historic district the hand craved facade is amazing Beautiful facade

Date of experience: September 2015
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