Porte Des Allemands

Currently Open [Closes at 07:00 pm]
  • Address: Rue des Allemands, Metz, France
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Landmark, Bridge, Family And Kids, Architecture

Porte Des Allemands - Review

To the east of the city are the fortified city gates called The Doors of The Germans. It was used as a bridge from the 13th century to the 20th century. One of the greatest examples of medieval military architecture, these city gates make you wonder about the troubled times they were built in. The building is imposing and the bridge over the Seilleis an architectural wonder. Highlights include:

  • The 2 towers that are relatively new
  • The esplanade walk
  • The inner and the outer gate
  • The bridge
  • The river view

Porte Des Allemands Information

  • Prepare to walk 10 minutes from the cathedral.
  • Carry an information leaflet, in case of absence of tour guides.

How To reach Porte Des Allemands by Public Transport

  • Bus no.: 13, 108, 12, 109, 1@Mazelle
  • Bus no.: 13, 108, 12, 109, 1@Tanneurs

Restaurants Near Porte Des Allemands

  • L Escale
  • Steinhoff Sandwichs
  • Maestro Pizza METZ

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TripHobo Highlights for Porte Des Allemands

  • Porte Des Allemands Address: Rue des Allemands, Metz, France
  • Porte Des Allemands Timing: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Porte Des Allemands Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Porte Des Allemands(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Porte Des Allemands: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Porte Des Allemands

  • 93.09% of people who visit Metz include Porte Des Allemands in their plan

  • 62.39% of people start their Porte Des Allemands visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Porte Des Allemands

Monday, Friday and Saturday

67.62% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Porte Des Allemands

People normally club together Musee De La Cour D'or and Frac Lorraine while planning their visit to Porte Des Allemands.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Porte Des Allemands, Metz Reviews

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  • The display explaining the history of the monument is very good, the young woman at the desk was engaged and interesting. I found it fascinating to grasp how much this one 'porte' had changed over the centuries it was in use. A pleasant place to view the river and to learn how the Germans modified the course of the river from 1870

  • Beautiful old castellated entryway into old Metz which has undergone many changes over the centuries. Overlooks the Seille river. A must see for anyone visiting the city.

  • It's a beautiful old place to walk

  • Nothing amazing, but still cool bit of history.

  • Neat but not much to do.

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