Top 10 Things to do in Metz, Grand Est

French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

1. Metz Cathedral

Place d'Armes, 57000, Metz, France Sights & Landmarks, Historic Sites, Architectural Buildings, Churches & Cathedrals More
Excellent
70%
Good
26%
Satisfactory
2%
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4.5 based on 2544 reviews

Metz Cathedral

One of the tallest cathedrals in France, the 12th-century building is also known for its extensive use of stained-glass windows.

Reviewed By LoukdeW - Villars-sur-Ollon, SwitzerlandVillars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland

Stunningly beautiful

Not exactly an admirer of churches the cathedral in Metz is stunningly beautiful. Very beautiful leaded windows. Beautiful very very high gothic cathedral, with modest ornaments in the interior. Richly decorated on the outside. You wonder how this cathedr

2. Fort de Queuleu

Allee Jean Burger, 57070, Metz, France Sights & Landmarks, Museums, Points of Interest & Landmarks, Historic Sites, History Museums More
Excellent
71%
Good
24%
Satisfactory
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4.5 based on 372 reviews

Fort de Queuleu

Reviewed By MilesCF - Toulouse, FranceToulouse, France

Excellent guided tour.

Marc and his team of volunteers give free Sunday afternoon guided tours of this fortress turned Nazi detention and interrogation camp in World War II. They're also renovating the buildings and taming the parkland grounds. The tour - in French - was instru

3. Gare de Metz-Ville

| 1 Place du Général de Gaulle, 57000, Metz, France Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Excellent
51%
Good
40%
Satisfactory
7%
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4.5 based on 875 reviews

Gare de Metz-Ville

Reviewed By soinic - Lux.Lux.

Price winning railwaystation :)

You can admire the most beautiful railwaystation of France here in Metz.The architecture is very interesting and reserves many nice details. From the outside as well as from the inside.It is an active and busy railwaystation, but it looks clean and isn't

4. La Cour d'Or

2 rue du Haut Poirier, 57000, Metz, France Museums, Specialty Museums
Excellent
57%
Good
35%
Satisfactory
6%
Poor
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4.5 based on 276 reviews

La Cour d'Or

Collection of museums that reflect the wealth of art and history through the ages.

Reviewed By Manuela L - Luxembourg City, LuxembourgLuxembourg City, Luxembourg

La Cour d'Or / Metz

Near the nice cathedral , you will find this prehistoric and roman period museum, Gallo-Roman, the most important in the nord-est of France; Metz has 3000 years of history, prehistoric period, site primitif, than the roman period, and the middle age; It's

5. Centre Pompidou-Metz

1 Parvis des Droits de l Homme, 57020, Metz, France Museums, Specialty Museums
Excellent
33%
Good
37%
Satisfactory
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Poor
7%
Terrible
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4 based on 1438 reviews

Centre Pompidou-Metz

Brand-new museum of modern art opened on May 12, 2010

Reviewed By soinic - Lux.Lux.

Give art a chance :)

Situated in walking distance from the railwaystation, the building itself is very special and gives good possibilities for picture taking.When coming by train from Luxembourg, you should take advantage of the "combi-ticket" to be bought for a total 25 Eur

6. Le Temple Neuf

2 Place de la Comedie | Quartier des Isles,, 57000, Metz, France Sights & Landmarks, Churches & Cathedrals
Excellent
48%
Good
43%
Satisfactory
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4.5 based on 325 reviews

Le Temple Neuf

Reviewed By patje747 - Brussels, BelgiumBrussels, Belgium

put it on your walking route.

Not much to see except of course the building and its beautiful decorations.It is nice if you like to walk to take this in your route because the church is on an island and it is nice to walk around. We were there on Easter 2018 and it was very quiet walk

7. Porte des Allemands

Rue des Allemands, Metz, France Sights & Landmarks, Historic Sites
Excellent
36%
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4 based on 291 reviews

Porte des Allemands

Reviewed By TravellingPassion78 - Bern, SwitzerlandBern, Switzerland

Start you Day here

The Porte des Allemands is a beautiful historical site, best visited in the morning at sunrise. Unfortunately, you cannot go inside the buildings.You can either continue along the Seille, a very nice walk which can take you all around Metz to the botanica

8. Place Saint-Louis

Metz, France Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Excellent
36%
Good
54%
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4 based on 318 reviews

Place Saint-Louis

Main city square that is characterized by medieval storefronts around its perimeter.

Reviewed By Stueeee - Newport, United KingdomNewport, United Kingdom

essential on a visit to Metz

I loved the architecture especially the arched colonnades with their little shops, bars, cafes and restaurants within.The cobbled trapezoid 'square' evocative of the middle ages and surely witness to many a market, fayre or perhaps historic civil uprising

9. Marche Couvert

| Place de la Cathedrale, 57000, Metz, France Shopping, Flea & Street Markets
Excellent
38%
Good
52%
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4.5 based on 208 reviews

Marche Couvert

Reviewed By Trainbleu - Brussels, BelgiumBrussels, Belgium

Beautiful building

The covered market (‘marché couvert’ in French) of Metz came as a total surprise. We were expecting a Baltard-style glass and ironwork construction or some kind of modern market hall but found a gorgeous U-shaped Neoclassical complex in yellow limestone t

10. Eglise Saint-Maximin

61 rue Mazelle, 57000, Metz, France Sights & Landmarks, Churches & Cathedrals, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Excellent
63%
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4.5 based on 155 reviews

Eglise Saint-Maximin

Reviewed By WC-Travelers-75 - West Chester, PAWest Chester, PA

Hoping to See..Check Schedules

This site was on the Michelin walking tour and was promising based on the Jean Cocteau stained glass windows described in the guide.We visited late afternoon on a Sunday hoping to avoid worship services. Unfortunately, their was a concert rehearsal for a

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