Baptistere Saint-Jean, Poitiers

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Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The Baptistère Saint-Jean (Baptistery of St. John) is a Roman Catholic church in Poitiers, France. It is reputed to be the oldest existing Christian building in the West and one of the most prominent examples of Merovingian architecture.

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  • It is a real building of Meroving times with murals of 10-11 centures. The stuff provides a full guide of the place  more »
  • Worth the 3 Euros to enter. There are items from antiquity and paintings from the 12th and 13th century.  more »
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