Church of Saint-Nicolas
A treasure of Roman Art, the 12th century Civray Church has a rectangular-shaped façade bearing many wonderful sculptures including depictions of wise and foolish virgins and also the Assumption. The inside of the church is decorated with an octagonal lantern tower and a mural recounting the story of Saint Giles. Also to see: many town houses, notably the Provost's House which received a young king Louis XIV and his bride in 1616. Nearby : Charroux Abbey.