Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco
Igreja e Convento São Francisco
One of Brazil’s most magnificent churches, the baroque Igreja e Convento São Francisco is filled with displays of wealth and splendor....
Associação Artística e Cultural Diaspora
Stop in to inquire about the latest schedule of classes in traditional and contemporary Afro-Brazilian dance, capoeira and percussion.
The popular show that used to be staged at the Solar do Unhão now happens after dinner at O Coliseu .
Maria Mata Mouro
The picture-perfect garden patio and elegant dining room are fine settings to enjoy one of Pelô’s top menus. You’ll find Bahian...
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Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco information
Displeased with the inclusion of a Mason symbol – an eagle – in the facade of the Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco , church fathers ordered the whole thing covered over in the late 18th century. It wasn’t seen until a workman installing wiring in the 1930s serendipitously discovered the beautiful, baroque sandstone facade (the only one of its kind in Brazil).