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Museo y Convento de San Francisco - Historical Building Potosí - Bolivia

San Francisco is the oldest church�in Potosí. The convent was founded in 1547 by Fray Gaspar de Valverde, was later demolished, and�then extended throughout a period of nineteen years starting in 1707. The museum houses important religious paintings and works. English speaking guides are available.


Tarija y Nogales

Potosí, Bolivia

Historical Building Types:
Churches, Churches

Price Description:


Open Hours from:Monday-Friday: 9:30 a.m., Saturday: 9 a.m.

Open Hours to:Monday-Friday: 11:30 a.m., Saturday: 12:30 p.m.

Days Closed:Sunday

Travel Skills: None

Currencies accepted

Contact Information:
Phone: 591-2-622-3847
E-mail: museosantateresa(at)

Here are other activities in and around Potosí that may be of interest: Iglesia San Bernardo, La Capilla de Nuestra Señora de Jerusalén, Catédral, La Torre de la Compañía de Jesús, Museo y Convento de Santa Teresa , Temple of San Lorenzo, Iglesia de la Merced and Iglesia de San Agustín .

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