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Monument Church Of St Francis

87 locals recommend ·
Location
Porto, Porto 4050-297
Phone+351 22 206 2125
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 9:00 AM

Tips from locals

Rita E Tiago
Rita E Tiago
September 18, 2019
The city's most important Gothic temple, whose construction began in the fourteenth century. It is one of the most important works of the Baroque, by its gilded interior from the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. It was the exuberance of its gild carved wood work that led Count Raczinsky to…
João
João
September 01, 2019
Beautiful church with a lot of golden decoration
João
João
August 29, 2019
The Igreja de São Francisco, (Church of Saint Francis) is one of the most prominent Gothic monuments in Porto and also noted for its exceptional Baroque inner decoration. It’s located in the historic center of the city, declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO
Tiago
Tiago
June 14, 2019
Do not leave Porto without visiting this church, in my opinion, one of the most beautiful in Portugal, if not Europe.
Home Me
Home Me
April 22, 2019
Igreja de São Francisco looks from the outside to be an austerely Gothic church, but inside it hides one of Portugal’s most dazzling displays of baroque finery. Hardly a centimetre escapes unsmothered, as otherworldly cherubs and sober monks are drowned by nearly 100kg of gold leaf. If you see only…