Baptistery of Saint Saveur

The Cathedral of Aix en Provence is a stunning building and with a long long history - it is said to have been built on the site of a pre-Christian pagan shrine. The Baptistery is one of the most ancient parts of the building, a rotunda of 8 columns recycled from a Roman temple to Apollo that used to stand nearby.

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