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AQUEDUC ROMAIN

Address :

AQUEDUC ROMAIN
57130 ARS SUR MOSELLE

Introduction :

The monument, with a length of 1128 metres, links the two banks of the Moselle and had 110 columns that were, for the highest, 25 metres high. It only was the air part of a 22 km-pipes transporting the water from Gorze to the thermal baths and fountains of Metz. It dates back to the 2nd century AD. The monument is one of the best preserved of the Western Roman Empire. Formerly known as the "Pont du Diable" ("The Devil's Bridge") by the inhabitants, the monument has been restored several times since 1837.

Pictures and videos :

© Claude LEFEBVRE

Description :

Subject of tourist venue - historic building

  • Vernacular architecture

Styles or dates of tourist venue - historic building

  • Antiquity

Pets welcome

  • YES

Conditions of visit (individuals)

  • Tour of exterior only

Free

  • YES

Location

  • Near a motorway
  • In town

Schedule :

  • Open from 01/01/2019 to 31/12/2019


Location :

How do I get to Metz?

Comment venir à Metz ?

Contact

Agence Inspire Metz - Office de Tourisme
2, Place d'Armes - CS 80367
F-57007 Metz Cedex 1
FRANCE
+33 (0)3 87 39 00 00
+33 (0)3 87 36 59 43
tourisme@inspire-metz.com

Open to the public

April to September and during the Christmas markets:
Mon. to Sat. from 9 am to 7 pm
Sun. and bank holidays from 10 am to 4 pm

October to March:
Mon. to Sat. from 10 am to 6 pm
Sun. and bank holidays from 11 am to 3 pm

Closed on Dec. 25th and Jan. 1st
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