Poitiers: Reflection of Romanesque period religious architecture

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Église Sainte-Radegonde, the Gothic church built in 11th century and Église Notre-Dame-la-Grande, the Church built in romanesque architecture or Cathedral St.Pierre Eleanor makes you wonder you have travelled centuries back like a Nobita illustration.

Baptistère Saint-Jean is the oldest Christian church in France, built in the 4th century and then altered in the 7th century. Here baptism used to take place in a large pool where people were supposed to get immersed fully. What is interesting are the walls decorated with 12th century murals.

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