Basilica de San Francisco y Museo de Arte Sacro, San Salvador de Jujuy

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Art, history, and religion converge at Basilica de San Francisco y Museo de Arte Sacro, a colonial church next to a culturally revered museum displaying sacred works of art dating between the 16th and 20th centuries. Franciscans constructed the church shortly after their arrival in the area, between 1611 and 1618. Adapted through the years, today it features a facade from 1900 with two towers. Step inside to observe the intricately carved altar and confessional pulpits, octagonal domed ceiling, and impressive chandelier. Stop by the museum to survey displays of religious artifacts. With our world travel planner, Province of Jujuy attractions like Basilica de San Francisco y Museo de Arte Sacro can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • If you got time you can visit this church is very old the truth that you das has when enter by them paintings and what more I like is that is very well cared. Is is located in full Center of the capital Jujuy so if you got ganas of appreciate an art not you the Miss
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  • A very picturesque place worth to be visited, shows throughout its history, and has amplitude horaia to be visited
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  • beautiful Basilica and Museum! actually patch it! ancient religious images are wonderful!
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