Members of Catholic religious orders that follow a body of regulations known as "The rule of St. Francis"
|Aqueduct of Padre Tembleque|
|Aranjuez||Real Convento de San Pascual: founded by King Charles III of Spain as a Franciscan monastery and built from 1765 to 1770 (wiki)|
|Arequipa||San Francisco church|
|Bethlehem||The site also includes Latin, Greek Orthodox, Franciscan and Armenian convents and churches....|
|Camino Real||Former convent of San Francisco in Tepeji del Río - established in 1560 by the Franciscans (AB ev)|
|Colonia del Sacramento||The remains of a Franciscan monastery|
|Florence||The Basilica di Santa Croce is the principal Franciscan church in Florence (wiki)|
|Franciscan Missions in the Sierra Gorda|
|Lima||Monastery of San Francisco|
|Mafra Palace, Convent and Royal Hunting Park||Held a Franciscan monastery for 300 friars|
|Mbanza Kongo||Franciscan sisters’ complex (school, convent and Church of St. Anthony, built from 1933 onwards).|
|Old City of Acre||St John Church|
|Old City of Jerusalem||Church of the Holy Sepulchre|
|Old Rauma||"The city is built around a Franciscan monastery; its church still exists" (AB evaluation)|
|Old Town of Galle||Remains of Franciscan chapel that was built in 1543|
|Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands||Capuchin monastery in Monterosso al Mare|
|Querétaro||La Santa Cruz|
|Quito||Monastery o San Fransico|
|São Francisco Square||"The Franciscan complex is an example of the typical architecture of the religious order developed in north-eastern Brazil" (unesco website)|
|San Antonio Missions||founded by Franciscan missionaries|
|Santa Ana de los Rios de Cuenca||San Francisco Church|
|Spissky Hrad and Levoca||Minorite Church in Levoca|
|Stralsund and Wismar||Franciscan monasteries at both Stralsund and Wismar|
|Val di Noto||St. Francis Church at Ragusa, Franciscan convent at Caltagirone|
|Vineyard Landscape of Piedmont||The historical hospital Santo Spirito at Nizza Monferrato used to be run by the Franciscans|
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