Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Metz

Metz is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Metz one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Metz is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Metz or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Metz. Explore the historical monuments of Metz with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Metz guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Metz page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Metz with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Metz Cathedral

    #1 of 12 Historical Places in Metz
    Metz Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Place d'Armes, 57000 Metz, France

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Metz Cathedral is a Roman Catholic Cathedral which is also famous as Cathedral of Saint Stephen of Metz. The Cathedral has the world’s largest expanse of stained glass and has the classic works ...Read more

  2. Gare De Metz-ville

    #2 of 12 Historical Places in Metz
    Gare De Metz-ville

    Tags: Outdoors, Historical Site, Monument

    Address: 1, place du General de Gaulle, Metz

    Timings: 04:45 am - 11:59 pm Details

    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 G...Read more

  3. Musee De La Cour D'or

    #3 of 12 Historical Places in Metz
    Musee De La Cour D'or

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, Archaeological Site

    Address: Rue du Haute-Poirior, Metz, France

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Founded in the 1839, the museums of Metz actually occupy the four buildings that originally belonged to the Australasian Kings. Spread over 3500sq.metres of palatial land, the museum is organized and ...Read more

  4. Le Temple Neuf

    #4 of 12 Historical Places in Metz
    Le Temple Neuf

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Quartier des Isles, Place de la Comedie, Metz, France

    Timings: 10:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Temple Neuf, also called The New Protestant Church is another great religious site in the city of Metz. When compared to the St.Etienne cathedral, this place might seem smaller but it is no less spect...Read more

  5. Saint Pierre Aux Nonnains Basilica

    #5 of 12 Historical Places in Metz
    Saint Pierre Aux Nonnains Basilica

    Tags: Church, Outdoors, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Rue de la Citadelle, Metz, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This place has a very happening past, thanks to the time and place it was born in. In 380 AD what started as a gymnasium and Spa for the Romans, was later converted into a Church in the 7th century. B...Read more

  6. Saint Maximin

    #6 of 12 Historical Places in Metz
    Saint Maximin

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: 61 Rue Mazelle, 57000 Metz, France

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Hidden away from all the other attractions of the city, in a less tourist prone locality, is this catholic church of St.Maximin. Here there is hardly any crowd, maybe because the church does not have ...Read more

  7. Fort De Queuleu

    #7 of 12 Historical Places in Metz
    Fort De Queuleu

    Tags: Outdoors, Educational Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Quartier Metz-Queuleu, 57070 Metz, France

    Timings: 07:30 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Towards the southeast of Metz, near Queuleu, is a fortification. It is a well maintained site. The architecture is a hybrid of old French stylr and modern German style. Construction of it had begun in...Read more

  8. Templar's Chapel

    #8 of 12 Historical Places in Metz
    Templar's Chapel

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Outdoors, Architecture

    Address: 57000 Rue de la Citadelle Metz, France

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    Metz is full of places that were built long back but have been well preserved and restored. One of such places is the Templar’s Chapel in the third avenue. Construction began in the 12th century...Read more

  9. Battlefields Of 1870

    #9 of 12 Historical Places in Metz
    Battlefields Of 1870

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, War Memorial, Specialty Museum

    Address: Rue de Metz, 57130 Gravelotte, France

    Timings: 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    The history of a place is defined by the turmoil it has gone through. This museum in Metz tells the story of Prussia’s victory over France in the siege of 1870. French soldiers fought against a ...Read more

  10. Centre Europeen Robert Schuman Maison De L Europe

    #10 of 12 Historical Places in Metz
    Centre Europeen Robert Schuman Maison De L Europe

    Tags: Educational Site, War Memorial

    Address: Avenue de la Liberation, Metz

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    If you are a History student, then this place is a must for you. ‘Centre Europeen Robert Schuman Maison de l'Europe’ is a the Statesman Robert Schuman’s old mansion that has now been...Read more

  11. Sainte-segolene

    #11 of 12 Historical Places in Metz
    Sainte-segolene

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: 14 Rue des Capucins, 57000 Metz, France

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Standing on the St.Croix hill in the old city of Metz is the Sainte-Segolene church. It is a catholic place of worship. There cult of Saint Segolene came to Lorraine as early as the seventh century. B...Read more

  12. Eglise Saint Livier

    #12 of 12 Historical Places in Metz
    Eglise Saint Livier

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Les ruines de l'église Saint-Livier, place Valladier, Metz

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The St.Livier church is a catholic church located in Moselle, Metz. Originally built in the ninth century, this place was partially destroyed when in the 1970s, the authorities demolished the ancient ...Read more

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