ⓘ Convent of São Francisco (Angra do Heroísmo)


ⓘ Convent of São Francisco (Angra do Heroismo)

The Convent of São Francisco is a Baroque-era convent and church in the historical centre of the city of Angra, civil parish of Se, municipality of Angra do Heroismo on the Portuguese island of Terceira, in the archipelago of the Azores. Better recognizable for the large Church of Our Lady of the Guide, is its locally known as the Igreja do Convento de São Francisco, one of the largest of Christian temples in the Azores, and former seat of the Franciscan Province of São João Evangelista, during the Age of Discovery.