Sao Francisco da Penitencia Church, Rio de Janeiro

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  • We took this in as part of our organised trip, It is Just beautiful inside and out,,.. The architecture is amazing, we took some fantastic photo's, unfortunately we didn't have a lot of time to enjoy...  more »
  • It’s been years, as far as I can tell, since this church was open for visitation. And it appears to be a work in progress. You can go up by elevator or climb a long set of stairs to reach the Church. ...  more »
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  • Wow, this place is just BEAUTIFUL,everybody when in Rio ,should come here, the Saint Antony monastery and the cultural center are the same building,you pay 10 reais and there you are, Carioca subway station is just some stepts ahead, i can say without any Doubt, this is the Most Beautiful Church i know and i been in several ones, so Come and Enjoy you wont be dissapointed.
  • Beautiful Church. It worth visit. So much gold
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