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Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande boasts the largest dome in Spain. This impressive Roman Catholic church with Neoclassical design is a source of excitement, as the exterior is beautifully done. Once inside, take a tour and discover large collections of paintings, statues, and objects. The guide will explain the importance of the building and its history. The streets surrounding this attraction are filled with shops and entertaining nightlife. Make your Madrid itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande Reviews
Stupenda Cattedrale decorata, cupola molto alta, sacrestia con dipinti monumenti del '700. La guida è spagnola ma comprensibile. Questo monumento non é da perdere se ci si ferma 4/5 giorni a Madrid. L... more »Stunning cathedral decorated, very high dome, sacrisity with paintings monuments of the 18th-year-700s. The guide is Spanish but understandable. This monument is not to be missed if you stop 4/5 days in Madrid. Admission is paid but discounted for groups and retirees.
Passeggiando per il quartiere Barrio de la Latina si presenta imponente la Basilica di San Francisco chiesa in stile neo classico famosa per la sua cappella affrescata. All'interno si resta incantati ... more »Strolling through the Barrio de la Latina neighborhood is impressive the Basilica of San Francisco church in the neo classic style famous for its frescoed chapel. Inside you are enchanted by the beautiful frescoes, do not miss the paintings of Zurbaron and Francisco de Goya. Admission free. Show less
Impressive basilica. One of the most beautiful cupolas in Spain (more than 30m in diameter). When inside, you can't help but feel belittled by such grandeur. The entrance is free but access to the museum will cost you a few Euros. A must-see if you are interested in breathtaking architecture.
There have been a handful of works of art that have moved me to tears. Upon entering this basilica, I was amazed at the beauty, the detail, and the energy that was put into its creation. Wow!
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