Filled with spectacular frescoes by Giotto, this church is Assisi's crowning glory. It is a major place of pilgrimage for St. Francis devotees and art lovers alike.
Quick Facts on Basilica di San Francesco
- Other names
- Basilica di San Francesco
Basilica di San Francesco, Assisi
Basilica Papale di San Francesco
Sacro Convento di San Francesco
- Opening hours
- Lower church: daily 6am-7pm
Upper church: daily 8:30am-7pm (6pm in winter)
Treasury and Perkins Collection: Easter-Oct Mon-Sat 9:30am-7pm
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