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Cuenca and the Southern Highlands Sights

Iglesia de San Francisco

  • Av. Gran Colombia at Padre Aguirre Map It
  • Cuenca
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Updated 06/22/2011

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Built in the 1920s, the Church of St. Francis is famous for its soaring steeple and intricately carved, gold-drenched main altar, which contrasts nicely with its unassuming interior. The church keeps very limited hours.

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Av. Gran Colombia at Padre Aguirre, Cuenca, 010150, Ecuador

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  • Mon.–Wed. 7:30–8:15, Thurs.–Sat. 6:30–7:15, Sun. 7:30–9:30 and 4–5

Updated 06/22/2011


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