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Church of San Juan Bautista

Calle Blasco Jimeno 8, 05001 Avila, Spain
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Limited visit

Could not enter church but could see baptismal chapel where St. Theresa was baptized. Large... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
steve z
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Small, beautiful and simple

Located next to the Plaza Mayor, the historic church is the site where Saint Theresa was baptized... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
TAIN2013
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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29 Jul 2017
“Small, beautiful and simple”
24 Apr 2018
“Limited visit ”
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Calle Blasco Jimeno 8, 05001 Avila, Spain
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Could not enter church but could see baptismal chapel where St. Theresa was baptized. Large baptismal font.

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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Located next to the Plaza Mayor, the historic church is the site where Saint Theresa was baptized. A plaque besides the church door mentions this. The church itself is small, beautiful, simple and well preserved. Worth a short stop on your Avila tour.

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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Worth a brief stop if you are in Avila to study the life of Santo Teresa as this church was the place of her baptism.

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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

If you are religious, it might be worth stopping by. I was mostly attracted by the old age of the building (12th century). Very simple and unassuming church (the place of baptism of St. Teresa), but located in a charming neighborhood. I found the palaces...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2014

The only claim to fame that this church has is that it is where St. Teresa was baptized. Otherwise, it is just another church.

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