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Photo of Baptistère Saint-Jean

Interior Looking East

East wall of the Baptistère Saint-Jean in Poitiers, with Romanesque frescoes of the 11th and 12th centuries. The baptistery was built around 360, making it the oldest church in France. The east apse was added in the 6th or 7th century.

Photo © David Joyal.

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