Germigny-Des-Pres Oratory, Germigny-des-Pres

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This Carolingian oratory near Orléans was built in 806 by Bishop Theodulf, Charlemagne's adviser. Containing rare Byzantine mosaics, it is one of the oldest and most unique churches in France.

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Germigny-Des-Pres Oratory
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47.846222° N, 2.266788° E

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Germigny-Des-Pres Oratory (Germigny-des-Pres, France)
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April 11, 2015