Museums in Moselle: culture on a grand scale
What to visit in Moselle? The choice is almost endless. Over the centuries, Moselle has forged a unique identity, which is reflected in around fifty museums, scattered throughout the region.
They cover every imaginable subject. Archaeology, architecture, military history, popular traditions, modern art, ceramics, industry, ecomuseums, as well as some more unusual museums such as the Chocolate Mould Museum and the Clog Maker’s Museum. Whether you’re visiting a national, departmental or municipal museum, you’ll find permanent and temporary exhibitions where you can explore the cream of the Moselle museum archives. Whether you opt for a guided tour or an audio guide, you will learn more about the history of Moselle and its towns.
A total of 13 “musées de France” - national French museums- await, the most prestigious being the Centre Pompidou-Metz, devoted to contemporary art and known for its bold architecture. Take a look at the museum programmes and plan your ideal trip to Moselle.