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

View from Northeast
Credit: view all photos »

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.

Facts & Stats on the Germigny-Des-Pres Oratory

Go Historic ID
Germigny-des-Pres Oratory
Oratoire de Germigny-des-Prés
Carolingian Oratory
Germigny-des-Prés Parish Church
47.846222° N, 2.266788° E

About This Article

Article Title
Germigny-Des-Pres Oratory (Germigny-des-Pres, France)
Short URL
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
First Published
Last Updated
March 21, 2015