Dr. Francia

Dr. Francia is a neighbourhood of , . The neighbourhood owes its name to the former Paraguayan consul and dictator José Gaspar Rodríguez de Francia.

Notable Places in the Area

The , located in , was inaugurated on May 14, 1965 and showcases pieces of history that date back to the independence of the country. is situated 1¼ km east of Dr. Francia. Photo: Fernando Boccia, Public domain.

Public building
Palacio de López is a palace in , , that serves as workplace for the President of Paraguay, and is also the seat of the government of Paraguay. is situated 1¼ km east of Dr. Francia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

The is a private university. Photo: Mx. Granger, CC0.

The is a Jesuit elementary and secondary school located in the city of , .

Localities in the Area

is the capital and largest city of . Photo: FF MM, CC BY-SA 3.0.

La is a barrio of , the capital of . is situated 1½ km southeast of Dr. Francia. Photo: FF MM, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is one of the barrios of and famous for the prison also referred to as "Tacumbú".The famous hill is also located in this neighbourhood. is situated 2 km south of Dr. Francia.

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