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Santuario Sao Francisco

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Truly Historic !!

Very old around 400 years and historic place. To be his and listening stories by various locals is... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
Mumbai, India
Historic Place in São Paulo, Brazil

This is the most charming church in São Paulo, besides the oldest Law School in the city. Important... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
Sao Paulo, SP
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Largo Sao Francisco 133, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01005-010, Brazil
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

Very old around 400 years and historic place. To be his and listening stories by various locals is awesome and unforgettable experience.

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

This is the most charming church in São Paulo, besides the oldest Law School in the city. Important names like Castro Alves, Alvares de Azevedo, Rodrigues Alves, Lygia Fagundes Telles, Monteiro Lobato and even our president Michel Temer passed by those rooms.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Recently completed 370 years, located near the zero point at the city has a lot of history inside. One pride of the catolicism

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Reviewed 3 November 2016

Visiting the hole building and listening to the stories related to spaces that were not open to public before. Try to inform yourself on which day there are the Gregorian Chants. Unforgetable.

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

Brazilian baroque from a time when São Paulo was small town and not of major importance to Brazil. Worth entering since you won't see many churches like this in the city, more likely to see this style in the colonial cities of Minas Gerais. Inside...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

One of the hidden baroque gems of São Paulo. I certainly recommend that you visit it when visiting Sao Paulo.

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Reviewed 2 July 2015

This is one of the most striking buildings in downtown São Paulo and is part of a much larger structure that includes the Church of Santo Antonio and the São Paulo Law School. The site itself goes back to 1640 when the Franciscan order, which...More

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Sé, which derives its name from Sé Square, is a
central neighbourhood in historic São Paulo. Close by,
the Law School, the Museum of the Court of Justice and
the Metropolitan Cathedral offer inspiring
architecture. If you are looking for cultural
activities, head to Caixa Cultural and check the
schedule. In the area there is a popular pedestrian
street called “Rua Direita”, one of the first streets
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Susan T
12 August 2017|
Response from alvacim2017 | Property representative |
Hi. The gregorian chants are the chants of the monks. The Benedictine monks have a special Mass on Sundays.
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