11 Sights in Montigny-lès-Metz, France (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Montigny-lès-Metz, France. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 11 sights are available in Montigny-lès-Metz, France.

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1. Centre Pompidou-Metz

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The Centre Pompidou-Metz is a museum of modern and contemporary art located in Metz, capital of Lorraine, France. It is a branch of Pompidou arts centre of Paris, and features semi-permanent and temporary exhibitions from the large collection of the French National Museum of Modern Art, the largest European collection of 20th and 21st century arts. The museum is the largest temporary exhibition space outside Paris in France with 5,000 m2 (54,000 sq ft) divided between 3 galleries, a theatre, and an auditorium.

Wikipedia: Centre Pompidou-Metz (EN)

2. Gare de Metz

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Gare de Metz Marc Ryckaert (MJJR) / CC BY 3.0

The Gare de Metz-Ville is the main railway station serving the city of Metz, capital of Lorraine, France. Sometimes spoken of as the Station Palace as it displays the apartments of the German Kaiser Wilhelm II, Metz station has been registered as a Historic Monument since 15 January 1975. This designation gives legal protection to the station's facade, the roof, the departure hall, the honorary lounge, and the former station restaurant with its interior decorations.

Wikipedia: Metz-Ville station (EN)

3. Porte Serpenoise

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The Porte Serpenoise is a city gate located at the corner of Avenue Robert Schuman and Rue du Général Gaston-Dupuis in the district of Metz-Centre. It remains the symbolic witness associated with several historical events of the city of Metz, of which it marked the southern limit of the third century during the construction of the Roman rampart, until the early twentieth century at the time of the destruction of the enclosure.

Wikipedia: Porte Serpenoise (FR)

4. Palais du Gouverneur

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The Governor's Palace, formerly called General-Kommando, is a residence built in Metz, between 1902 and 1905, to serve as a pied-à-terre for Emperor Wilhelm II. It is located square Giraud southwest of the district of Metz-Centre, but remains historically linked to the imperial district further east. It has been listed in the supplementary inventory of historical monuments since 1975.

Wikipedia: Palais du Gouverneur de Metz (FR)

5. Hospice Saint-Nicolas

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Hospice Saint-Nicolas François BERNARDIN / CC BY 3.0

The Hospice Saint-Nicolas is the oldest hospital in Metz. Attested from the eleventh century, the current buildings date from the thirteenth century to the nineteenth century. In the early twentieth century, part of the building served as a learning examination center. It closed in 1986. Part of its old buildings housed an agency of the Pôle emploi (ANPE) until 2009.

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6. Chapelle Saint-Charles-Borromée

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The Chapel of Saint-Charles-Borromée, better known as the Chapelle du Grand Séminaire, is a Catholic chapel included in the ensemble of the Grand Séminaire Saint-Augustin-Schoeffler in Metz. Built in 1907, during the German annexation, it is the only building in the city of Metz to have a dome and a dome.

Wikipedia: Chapelle Saint-Charles-Borromée (FR)

7. Jardin Botanique

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The Jardin botanique de Metz, also known as the Jardin botanique de la Ville de Metz, is a 4.4-hectare (11-acre) botanical garden located at 27 ter, rue du Pont-à-Mousson, Montigny-lès-Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, France. It is open daily; admission is free.

Wikipedia: Jardin botanique de Metz (EN)

8. Hôtel de Heu

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The Hôtel de Heu is a private mansion in the city of Metz. Located at 19 rue de la Fontaine, it was built at the end of the fifteenth century by and for La Maison de Heu, patrician family, part of the paraiges. It is classified as a historical monument.

Wikipedia: Hôtel de Heu (FR)

9. Hôtel de Gournay-Burtaigne

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The Hôtel de Burtaigne is a patrician residence in Metz, dating from the Renaissance, built in the last years of the Messina Republic by a family member of the paraiges, the Gournays. It has been classified as a Historic Monument since 2006.

Wikipedia: Hôtel de Burtaigne (FR)

10. Église Saint-Martin

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The church of Saint-Martin is one of the oldest Catholic churches and parishes in Metz. It is located in the district of Metz-Centre, 25 rue des Huiliers. The patron saint is Bishop Martin of Tours. Its bell tower rings from 8 am to 8 pm.

Wikipedia: Église Saint-Martin de Metz (FR)

11. Église Saint-Maximin

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The Church of Saint-Maximin is a Roman Catholic church located near the Lutheran Temple in the Old Town district of Metz, Moselle. It is under the patronage of Bishop Maximin of Trier, who died in 347.

Wikipedia: Église Saint-Maximin de Metz (FR)

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