Quito - Ecuador. In its main altar shows the sculpture of the Virgen de Quito, made by Bernardo de Legarda, whose gigantic replica is observed in the Muffin Loma. Its decoration based on strokes Muslims, and altars covered with gold leaf and fruit shapes, birds and carved faces, make this unique architectural gem American Baroque. It is the most important institution devoted to the promotion and preservation of multiculturalism in the country. The Templo de San Francisco is one of the largest and most important catholic religious centercenters in Quito. The building has a striking architectural design with inner patios and corridors where you may see some of the monks who live in the temple. Located in the heart of the historic center of Quito, expression of the culture of Quito, which encourages reflection and recreation of everyday memory of the inhabitants of the city. Please Try Again Later. Password Should Be 8-16 Characters Long, Alphanumeric With One Special Character, Password Should Not Be More Than 50 Characters. On the façade protects two iron gates worked by Francisco Cantuña. You Have Been Successfully Unsubscribed From The Newsletter. It is also the base for a radio station belonging to the San Franciscan order. Very wide, consists of four galleries divided into two floors. Acceso para personas con capacidades especiales: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event. In the museum there is a collection of 22 paintings of XVIII century marble and many other craft exhibitions. Please confirm status on the venue website before making any plans. Located next to the Quito Historic Centre, with three thousand meters above the sea level. Sorry, Failed To Unsubscribe From The Newsletter. Salas de exposición.- Pursuant to the gallery spaces of the west wing low, there are presented the following works: five paintings from the series of the Life of San Francisco, on the roof look decorative wall painting of the eighteenth century The prize of the Royal Foundation of Toledo and the paintings in the series of Christian Doctrine of Miguel de Santiago. Inside it houses an invaluable collection of objects and historical documents of the Real Audiencia de Quito. Located in a building with a great historical trajectory, next to the Government Palace. Check Your Inbox, We’ve Sent You Instructions On How To Reset Your Password. What Type Of Location Are You Collecting? Plaza San Francisco, Quito, Ecuador, 170401, Casa del Alabado Museo De Arte Pre-Columbino. In its main altar shows the sculpture of the Virgen de Quito, made by Bernardo de Legarda, whose gigantic replica is observed in the Muffin Loma. Inside lies the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Spain or Guapulo, the work developed by the Spanish sculptor Diego de Robles. It consists of elegant pillars and cornices of stone and mortar that surround the courtyard that once a public cemetery. Museo Fray Pedro Gocial © 2014. This temple is dedicated entirely to religious art. San Francisco Museum was built in 1546 and was declared a minor Basilica by Pope John XXIII in the year 1963. Dating back to the eighteenth century, located in the historic center of Quito. When I visited, the various residential rooms were closed. It is located in San Antonio de Pichincha, 30 km from the Quito, thanks to its strategic position, was used as an observation point between the movements of warriors Cochasqui tolas and Quito. The Templo de San Francisco is one of the largest and most important catholic religious centercenters in Quito. This temple is dedicated entirely to religious art. While we do our best to ensure the accuracy of our listings, some venues may be currently temporarily closed without notice. Offers visitors spectacular scenery, 1200 plant species and diversity of birds, mammals and insects of multiple exotic appearance. With an area of 3383 hectares and located 40 km northwest of Quito. A Problem Occurred While Sending The Email, Please Try Again Later. Subir | UP | Arriba. IGLESIA SAN FRANCISCO DE QUITO (LEYENDA DE CANTUÑA) - Duration: 4:35. Problem While Recovering Password, Please Try Again Later, First Name Should Not Be More Than 50 Characters, Last Name Should Not Be More Than 50 Characters, Problem Reseting Your Password, Please Try Again Later, Keyword Is Restricted, Please Try Another Keyword. It has become the most important natural view of the city can be seen from the historic center. It is an old colonial building monastery. Located 67 km from Quito, visitors can enjoy swimming, horseback riding and hiking trails. Located in the heart of the historic center of Quito, expression of the culture of Quito, which encourages reflection and recreation of everyday memory. Sorry! San Francisco occupies three and a half hectares, located in the center of the square of its name, with the grand facade of the cathedral Mannerist. It is one of the largest churches and recent Ecuador. We can also discover about ancient paintings of the Quito School, works of Miguel de Santiago, Goribar, Rodriguez and Mejia. Note: Please seperate each email address with a comma. What type of location are you collecting? Museo Franciscano Fray Pedro Gocial. It is a high Andean valley north gateway to the Ecuadorian Amazon jungle. Inside exhibit excellent works of art from the colonial image of the Virgen de Legarda.