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Cathedral San Francisco

City Center, Granada, Granada, Nicaragua
+505 2552 5535
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
City Center, Granada, Granada, Nicaragua
+505 2552 5535
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Reviewed June 26, 2017

It's more than just a church. The Cathedral is a museum of cultural artifacts. There is a quiet atmosphere and friendly staff to answer your questions.

Thank Steven W
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful old colonial building, tbe cathedral and adjacent convent complex are well worth a visit. We had a really interesting tour with a very knowledgeable guide. When we arrived there was a guide ready to depart, I don't know if that was just luck or...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed May 17, 2017

We went on a tour of the convent and old artifacts with our kids. It is fantastic. It is inexpensive (only a couple of bucks per person) and it is worth it. Our tour guide was great and it had so much history. We took...More

Thank Kirsten S
Reviewed March 26, 2017

The cathedral and convent with museum are part of one rather compact complex. Where there are no buildings the place is surrounded by a wall. Perhaps the reason for this was that the structure dates back to the 16th and 17th centuries when Granada often...More

Thank Robert937
Reviewed March 3, 2017

Great and newly renovated museum that's worth stopping into for an hour. Beautiful exterior located in the heart of old town Granada.

Thank Robertalina
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Interesting museum with lots of dioramas of history. Pretty cool to visit. Was affordable. Had interesting collection of pottery and stone statues found on a near by island!

Thank Gabriella C
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Cathedral San Francisco has an interesting museum, with nice artefacts displayed in rooms around sunlit patios.

Thank Ludo910
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Next to the museum is the San Francisco church. In fact, the building wall is connected from the museum, this church is one amongst many that is ancient and built in 1529, one of the oldest churches still standing. Our guide pointed out some special...More

Thank Indiana_Jonesse
Reviewed February 11, 2017

It is just the best museum in town, give you a great explanation in both languages English and Spanish about all of the pre columbians, regular life, folclore, Primitivis art, Religious demonstration, etc.

Thank Byronortega
Reviewed January 27, 2017

Granada has very nice churches, well worth seeing. San Francisco Convent It has a nice museum inside well worth seeing

Thank annelienh30
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