Metz is an industrial city in the département of Moselle, in Lorraine in north-eastern France.

It is represented in la Ligue Nationale, the French premier football division by F.C. Metz.


  • the gothic cathedral St. Etienne (features stained glass windows designed by Marc Chagall)
  • Ste-Segolene church which dated back to 13th-14th century
  • St-Martin church
  • St-Martin church
  • St-Vincente church
  • St-Pierre-de-la-Citadelle
  • St-Euchaire
  • St-Maximin
  • ruins of city walls
  • city gates: Porte Serpenoise, Porte des Allemands

Metz was the birthplace of: