Igreja São Francisco de Assis

One of the most beautiful churches of Minas Gerais

The Church of St. Francis of Assisi, is a church in the city of Ouro Preto built in rococo style, Its construction began in 1766 by Aleijadinho and Manuel Ataíde and the people of the city. It is consisted of two round parts. The Church of St. Francis of Assisi s considered by experts the masterpiece of Aleijadinho and Ataíde and one of the most beautiful churches of Minas Gerais.

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