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Gare de Metz-Ville

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A Real Gem

Originally designed to transport 20000 soldiers in 24 hours, the train station impresses with its... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2016
bandeirinha
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Moscow, Russia
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Magnificent

Metz main train station is a magnificent building which is worth it to a short walk from the city... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2016
EvaF2Eva
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Schoeningen, Germany
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Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Originally designed to transport 20000 soldiers in 24 hours, the train station impresses with its size and beauty. It is worth taking a while to walk around and see all the details of decoration of the facade and the halls.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed October 2, 2016

Metz main train station is a magnificent building which is worth it to a short walk from the city center. Don't hesitate to go inside although you don't plan to travel by train. You will be surprised by an excellent combination of old and modern...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank EvaF2Eva
Reviewed September 15, 2016

...not far from the Centre Pompidou, just next door to the old post office and the water tower, built in the same style. What I like most about French stations is that they have not been completely commercialized with shops and the like. There is...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful old railway station. Built around 1900 when Metz was part of the German Empire. "Kaiser Wilhelm ll " himself designed the station tower. The building is beautifully decorated with numerous carvings and statues. A must see object.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 30, 2016

The best way to come to Metz is by train and therefore it is hard to escape the great railway station designed in the beginning of the XX century to project the German might. It is a good starting point to visit Avenue Foch and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Piotr S
Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

The building itself looks amazing from the outside. We needed help with information about which train to take, went to information, the lady could not speak english, which can complicate everything, but she was really nice and tried the best to give us the info...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank LucyKing01
Reviewed August 22, 2016

If you do get to Metz even if not arriving by train, take a ten minutes to walk through the amazing reception hall of the main train station. Notice all the statues on the walls.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank ATALIAIsrael
Reviewed August 16, 2016

This imposing train station makes any departure or arrival an event - beautifully maintained, and of a style unlike perhaps any other.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank aquatik
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Wonderful architecture and the most beautiful train station that I have ever seen! Absolutely fascinated :)

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 897isae
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

I sincerely wish they had a storage facility for luggage. We had to curtail our sightseeing in Metz for this mere reason. The building is stunning, though. And many sights are walkable from Metz Gare. If you are traveling light, and have a long layover...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Bhaskar M
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check out the Knights Templar chapel and areas around the river and Cathedral...........awesome
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