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Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Convento y Museo San Francisco (monastery and church) is a stop you should not miss on a walking tour of Granada. It was built to colonize and "Christianize" the people of Nicaragua when the Spanish imposed themselves on the country. The original church was...More

Thank heyjudithz
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Beautiful Cathedral in the main City center and it was only half a block from our hotel. It is a beautiful but central American typical Cathedral. Since this is right at the city center you will see lots of shops, food stalls and hundreds people...More

Thank AsimA343
Reviewed 17 May 2018

There is a museum with a collection of primitive art from Nicaragua with is great to see because Nicaragua has the best primitive or naive art in the world and the collection is quite nice . We got inspired and bought our own great piece...More

Thank edgarziber9
Reviewed 22 March 2018

The attached museum is definitely worth a visit! Recently renovated and well done. Mostly historic folklore but great for kids and adults alike.

Thank Saints1915
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Over all it was an experience to visit Granada in Nicaragua, the country is very poor only just getting into tourism . There are some very beautiful buildings in the center of the city along with a pretty park area, you can also take a...More

Thank angelfishtwo
Reviewed 7 March 2018

This convent is a must see if you are visiting Granada. Amazing history, beautiful cathedral, and inexpensive.

Thank Arthur H
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This is a lovely old church that still has services every week. The stain glass is beautiful and if you are able to climb the stairs to the top it is spectacular to see the surroundings of the city.

Thank MaryD2488
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Very well maintained and clearly respected original structure from long ago. Beautiful interior, main altar and side altars, all accessible for visitation as well as photography

Thank Bonita V
Reviewed 27 December 2017

This small museum would probably not be worth the $5 admission if not for the opportunity to see the Zapatera statues, which I believe not not accessible elsewhere. The rest of the museum is worth a quick walk through.

Thank Blabbott
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Many historic items from the local area of Nicaragua. This is a comfortable example of a historic Cathedral, not over restored or altered to attract tourists.

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