Gare De Metz-ville

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  • Address: 1, place du General de Gaulle, Metz, France
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  • Timings: 04:45 am - 11:59 pm Details
  • Phone: +33-1806996633
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Historical Site, Monument, Family And Kids

Did you ever think that a railway station could be a registered historical monument? Well this railway station of Metz is. Otto Von Bismarck was responsible for the first annexation of Metz into the German Empire. This building was built during a time when France was being “Germanified”. The building is of neo-Romanesque style built between the years 1905 and 1908. The departure hall looks like a church while the restaurant and the arrival hall remind you of a palace. Highlights include:

  • Sizeable station platforms that were built to accommodate troops on foot and the ones on the horses.
  • A clock-tower that is 40m in height.
  • A restaurant
  • Symbols sculpted into the walls, suggesting the areas they signify. E.g. Arrival and departure have people shaking hands, meeting each other or bidding adieu.

  • Avoid a morning visit to avoid crowd.

  • Bus no.: 5@Migette.

  • Restaurant Le Grand Comptoir
  • Brasserie ABC
  • Le Corner

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  • Gare De Metz-ville Address: 1, place du General de Gaulle, Metz, France
  • Gare De Metz-ville Contact Number: +33-1806996633
  • Gare De Metz-ville Timing: 04:45 am - 11:59 pm
  • Gare De Metz-ville Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Gare De Metz-ville(preferred time): 12:00 pm - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Gare De Metz-ville: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Metz include Gare De Metz-ville in their plan

  • 39.86% of people start their Gare De Metz-ville visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Gare De Metz-ville

Monday, Tuesday and Friday

82.09% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Gare De Metz-ville

People normally club together Canal De La Moselle and Place Saint-louis while planning their visit to Gare De Metz-ville.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • Very artistic building. Just worth it for the architecture

  • Nice passby

  • Beautiful train station with a Convenient, walkable distance from the center of the city or accessible to other areas by bus. Easy and direct routes to Paris, Luxembourg, Nancy, Strasbourg and others. However, there are frequent strikes and or delays from SNCF which are unpredictable and nuisance to travel.

  • Very nice old train station. Nice square.

  • Superb train station, well sign-posted and easy to navigate with a good selection of shops and cafes to feed yourself before boarding your train.

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