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Metz Cathedral

Open today: 08:00 - 18:00
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Metz Cathedral is one of the most beautiful Cathedral in the world with more than 300 sqm of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Christmas at the Cathedral

A must see of this impressive cathedral. Midnight mass a little extra treat. Lovely ambience. Xmas... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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One of the tallest cathedrals in France, the 12th-century building is also known for its extensive use of stained-glass windows.
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Place d'Armes, 57000, Metz, France
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Metz Cathedral is one of the most beautiful Cathedral in the world with more than 300 sqm of stained glass, with some of them signed Chagall.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must see of this impressive cathedral. Midnight mass a little extra treat. Lovely ambience. Xmas with christmas markets and ferris wheel alongside the cathedral a contrast of the ancient and new is impressive and delightful.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cathedral should be on the to do list when coming to Metz! The cathedral features very beautiful stained glass windows :)

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for the Christmas market the cathedral looks very nice from the outside and I am sure it would be nice inside as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most gorgeous Cathedral with beautiful stained glass and it gives you a sense of tranquility when you are inside! If you visit during Christmas period, there is an outdoor Christmas Market with Ferris wheel just outside the Cathedral! Definitely, a place to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cathedral certainly makes its presence known in this gorgeous city. The buzz of the festive season seems to bring the whole area to life but at the same time we felt confident walking around with our 2 yr old. We had a turn on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 884katel
Reviewed 11 December 2018

We visited Metz to see friends and to go to the cathedral, being fans of cathedrals. This is a wonderfully beautiful example, and the Chagall windows are quite a surprise. The are mostly yellow w/lovely touches of other jewel-like colors. Well worth a visit as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Claire R
Reviewed 26 November 2018

Lots of windows in here that are not your typical church windows. Windows in these places are always beautiful, but these are so colorful they truly stand out. Very memorable. What a massive structure. This is one where you step inside and just stand looking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank WidthAdventures
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

The Cathedral Of Metz is a stunning example of Gothic architecture. Amongst the tallest churches of its era, the cathedral is easily seen from miles away. The limestone exterior is well maintained and all the more beautiful at sunset. The interior is equally impressive with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Go at different times to appreciate the light in the building and through the many windows. We also attended Sunday mass at 1000 and it was solemn and beautiful with great music.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Oh boy oh boy. Sainte Chapelle wins hands down over any church anywhere. Make sure she knows a little of its history, it makes it even better. And the Conciergerie it worth a run through too since you would’ve right there... More
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I also had a dog with me but had to leave her outside, so I took her back to the car before visiting.
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