Poitiers Baptistery Poitiers, France c. 360, expanded 6th/7th C
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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- Poitiers BaptisteryBaptistère Saint-JeanBaptistery of St. JohnTemple de Saint-Jean
- 46.579509° N, 0.348617° E
- Rue Jean-Jaurès
- 05 49 41 21 24 (Poitiers tourism office)