Poitiers Baptistery Poitiers, France

Poitiers Baptistery dates from around 360, making it the oldest church in France and one of the oldest in the world. Enlarged in the 6th century and decorated with frescoes in the 12th century, it is now a museum.

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Facts & Stats

Id
249046
Best Known As
Poitiers Baptistery
Full Name
Poitiers Baptistery
Also Known As
Baptistère Saint-Jean
Baptistery of St. John
Temple de Saint-Jean
Coordinates
46.579509° N, 0.348617° E  (map)

Contact Info

Address
Rue Jean-Jaurès
Phone
05 49 41 21 24 (Poitiers tourism office)