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Poitiers Map, France

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Poitiers Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Poitiers with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Poitiers useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Poitiers!

Poitiers Travel Guide

Poitiers travel is a treat for those who have a taste in history. The city is extremely rich past that is clearly visible in its beautiful churches and cathedrals. The French architecture in these buildings is truly awesome. St John Baptistery is among the oldest buildings in France. This Baptistery was built around 4th century. It was then redecorated in the 10th century. The beautiful Notre Dame la Grande Church is... read more

Poitiers History

Shortly before the war ended, a university was built in Poitiers in 1431.  The University of Poitiers was founded by Pope Eugenius IV.  In the following century, the university greatly influenced the cultural life of Poitiers so that it soon rivaled even Paris from a cultural standpoint.  This same century, however, also brought more turmoil for France during the Catholic-Protestant conflicts.  In 1569, Poitiers... read more

Poitiers Nightlife

If there’s one domain at which Poitiers excels, that’s definitely theatre. There are 20 theater groups in Poitiers that offer professional and amateur performances for every taste. La Theatre Scene Nationale has several buildings across Poitiers, hosting plays, as well as concerts and shows. In summer, theatre companies give free outdoor representations, during the many festivals that are being held in Poitiers’... read more

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