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Metz Destination Guide

Discover Metz in France!

Metz in the region of Lorraine with it's 123,914 habitants is a town located in France - some 174 mi (or 281 km) East of Paris, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Metz

Local time in Metz is now 01:17 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Paris" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Haarlem, Amsterdam, Brussels, Saarbrücken, Luxembourg or Le Ban Saint-Martin. When in this area, you might want to check out Woippy, Scy-Chazelles, Saulny, Saint-Julien-les-Metz, Plappeville and Marly as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

5°C / 40 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature -1°C / 31 °F
Evening Temperature 1°C / 34 °F
Night Temperature -0°C / 31 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 987.5 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 21st of November 2018
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Few clouds Day: 6°C (42 °F)
Night: -3°C (27 °F)
Thursday, 22nd of November 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 3°C (37 °F)
Night: -3°C (26 °F)
Friday, 23rd of November 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 2°C (36 °F)
Night: -2°C (29 °F)

Videos

Noel Lorraine - Christmas in Lorraine in...

03:49 min ( September 07, 2011 by europevideoprod)
Views: 3,323 - Rating: 5/5

Europe Video Production tourism video: Noel Lorraine - Christmas in Lorraine in France: Metz, Nancy, Vosges - Christmas market - marché de Noël de Metz - Fête de Saint Nicolas à Nancy - Saint Nich...

GTL Flashmob 2012 - Metz France

03:14 min ( July 19, 2012 by leonthelionjr)
Views: 722 - Rating: 5/5

GTL Flashmob in Metz, France at Plaza De Republique


Le Paiement de Stationnement par Télép...

01:10 min ( February 16, 2011 by MonaDeMetz)
Views: 2,819 - Rating: 5/5

Le système déployé à Metz, pour la première fois en France, offre l'avantage d'être totalement gratuit pour l'utilisateur, qui n'a aucun frais de communication ni de SMS à envoyer. Développé ...

GayPride - Metz 2012

01:53 min ( June 05, 2012 by KanabiX54)
Views: 805 - Rating: 0/5

Extrait sur la musique "We found love" de Rihanna, prise par Esporiom Photography du toit du char du G'do


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Metz during the next days.

20
Nov
2018

Shaker Edenred #1 Metz

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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BENABAR - + 1ERE PARTIE

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Bénabar Amnéville

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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21
Nov
2018

VALD – Xeu Tour

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Vald

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Vald

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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VALD - XEU Tour

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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NAPALM DEATH

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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22
Nov
2018

EDMOND

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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47TER

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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Interesting facts about this location

Siege of Metz (1870)

The Siege of Metz lasting from 19 August – 27 October 1870 was fought during the Franco-Prussian War and ended in a decisive Prussian victory.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 49.12, 6.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1870 in France, Battles of the Franco-Prussian War, Conflicts in 1870, Metz, Sieges involving France

Stade Saint-Symphorien

Stade Municipal Saint-Symphorien is a multi-purpose stadium in Metz, France. It is currently used mostly for football matches, by FC Metz. The stadium is able to hold 26,700 people and was built in 1923.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 49.12, 6.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1923 establishments in France, Buildings and structures in Metz, FC Metz, Football venues in France, Multi-purpose stadiums in France

Fortifications of Metz

The Fortifications of Metz, a city in northeastern France, are extensive, due to the city's strategic position near the border of France and Germany. After the Franco-Prussian War of 1870, the area was annexed by the newly created German Empire in 1871 by the Treaty of Frankfurt and became a Reichsland. The German Army decided to build a fortress line from Mulhouse to Luxembourg to protect their new territories.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 49.12, 6.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Metz, Fortifications of Metz

Georgia Tech Lorraine

Georgia Tech Lorraine (GTL) is a campus of the Georgia Institute of Technology in Metz, France and is part of Georgia Tech's International Plan. GTL offers undergraduate and graduate programs in electrical and computer engineering, mechanical engineering and computer science.

More reading: Georgia Tech Lorraine homepage
Located at 49.12, 6.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Metz, Education in Lorraine, Engineering universities and colleges in France, Georgia Institute of Technology

Metz Cathedral

Saint-Étienne de Metz (French for "Saint-Stephen of Metz"), also known as Metz Cathedral, is a historic Roman Catholic cathedral in Metz, capital of Lorraine, France. Saint-Étienne de Metz is the cathedral of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Metz and the seat of the Bishop of Metz, currently Pierre Raffin. The cathedral treasury exhibits the millennium rich collection of the Bishopric of Metz, including paraments and items used for the Eucharist.

More reading: Metz Cathedral homepage
Located at 49.12, 6.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Architecture in Metz, Buildings and structures in Metz, Cathedrals in France, Churches in Metz, Romanesque architecture in France

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