Church of Sao Francisco de Assis

Historic Town of Ouro Preto1980

UNESCO World Heritage

UNESCO World Heritage

The São Francisco de Assis Church, a construction also designed and decorated by Aleijadinho, is considered his masterpiece.


  • Title: Church of Sao Francisco de Assis
  • Creator: Historic Town of Ouro Preto
  • Date Created: 1980
  • Location Created: Brazil
  • Rights: Embratur
  • Location: Brazil
  • Inscription Criteria: Criteria: (i)(iii)
  • Date of Inscription: 1980
  • Category of Site: Cultural site

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