Bogotá Sights

Iglesia de San Francisco

  • Carrera 7 and Calle 13 Map It
  • La Candelaria
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 01/22/2016

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The 16th-century Church of St. Francis is famous for its fabulous Mudéjar interior, carved with geometric designs borrowed from Islamic tradition. Its huge gilded altar is shaped like an amphitheater and has shell-top niches.

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Carrera 7 and Calle 13, La Candelaria, Bogota D.C., 111711, Colombia

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  • Weekdays 8–6, Sat. 8–noon and 4–6, Sun. 8–2 and 4–6

Published 01/22/2016


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