Saint-Jean-Baptiste Church in Quebec City
Saint-Jean-Baptiste Church is a church in Quebec City, Quebec located at 410, rue Saint-Jean. The original church structure was completed in 1847 but was destroyed in the disastrous fire of 1881 which leveled a significant portion of the city. The current church was built in 1884 out of seven types of Italian marble. It features a 240 ft spire, 36 stained-glass windows, and dozens of statues and paintings among other ornate deccorations.
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