Convento e Igreja de São Francisco

The convent and the church were built in the 13th century and rebuilt in the 19th century. This monastic temple, with a large nave, has a romaic style and a mannerist and baroque decoration. A special note to the chapel of Our Lady of Conceição, ornamented with golden carvings.

Contacts


Rua de São Francisco, 59
5300-050,Bragança

    Characteristics


  • Difficult external parking
  • Convents & Monasteries
  • Visitable (no guide)
  • True

Monuments near Convento e Igreja de São Francisco

Edifício da Pousada de São Bartolomeu


Pousada built from scratch in the 20th century, belonging to the Group Pestana Pousadas.

Fonte da Rainha / Fonte do Cano


Source of backrest consisting of a rectangular tank, with eye-catching gable cornice.

Domus Municipalis / Antigos Paços Municipais


A monument probably built during the 15th century, with two distinct bodies. According to documents of that time, the objective of this construction was utilit…

Casa dos Morgados


This is probably a house of the 1800s that belonged to the family Sá Vargas.

Castelo de Bragança


One of the most imposing fortresses of the 13th century, with an oval plan, cylindric towers in the angles and a square donjon in the centre. The donjon, gothi…

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