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The Pompidou-Metz Center (6)

The Pompidou-Metz Center, an architectural feat designed by Shigeru Ban and Jean de Gastines, covers 10,700 sq. meters and includes exceptional private areas of various sizes for conferences, seminars, product launches, fashion shows, cocktail parties, dinners etc. Privatization of spaces may be associated with private visits to exhibitions.
 
Pompidou-Metz Center © Shigeru Ban Architects Europe and Jean de Gastines Architectes, with Philip Gumuchdjian for the design of the winner of the competition / Metz Métropole / Pompidou-Metz Center / Photo Roland Halbe
 

RECEPTION CAPACITY

 

THE STUDIO

Modular space that can accommodate a conference or, thanks to its retractable bleachers, a standing cocktail or a seated dinner.
Capacity for a conference: 196 to 250 people seated
For a reception: 300 people standing
For dinner: 200 people seated
Surface area: 370 m 2
Availability: Monday to Friday, subject to calendar of cultural activities 
 
 

THE WENDEL AUDITORIUM

Space perfectly adapted to conferences, debates, seminars, round table and presentations. The Wendel Auditorium has a projection system, a fixed screen and remarkable acoustics.
Capacity: 144 seats
Surface area: 158 m 2
Availability : Monday to Friday, subject to calendar of cultural activities
 

THE CONFERENCE ROOM

Equipped with modern and comfortable design furniture, this space is perfectly designed for holding business meetings.
Capacity : 50 people seated / 70 people standing
Surface area : 120 m 2
Availability : Monday to Friday, subject to calendar of cultural activities

THE CONSTELLATION ROOM

Located next to the restaurant of the Pompidou-Metz Center, the Constellation Room allows meetings or prestigious meals to be held in an exceptional setting. Its large bay windows offer a view of the Amphitheater.
Capacity : 25 people seated
Surface area : 40 m 2
Availability : Monday to Friday, subject to calendar of cultural activities 
 
 

THE FORUM

A monumental space with the impressive translucent roof of the Pompidou-Metz Center, the Forum hosts prestigious receptions. It is equipped with large bay windows, which open up during the beautiful season to a closed garden.
Capacity : 500 people standing / 350 people seated
Surface area : 700 m 2
Availability : Tuesday all day and evening, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday after opening hours
 

THE EXHIBITION AREAS

La Grande Nef
Organize a prestigious lunch or dinner in the exceptional setting of the Grande Nef and enjoy a special moment among the masterpieces!
Capacity : 700 people standing / 500 people seated
Surface area : 1,000 m 2

THE GALLERIES

The Galleries offer exceptional views of the city of Metz, including a unique view of the Cathedral of Metz from Gallery 3.
Capacity : 590 to 700 people standing * / 500 people sitting *
Surface area : 1 200 m 2 each
 
* Maximum capacity when the spaces are empty
 


CAR park and PMR access 

The building has been designed to provide maximum accessibility to people with disabilities. It is made up of a pluridisciplinary plateau on the groundfloor allowing easy access to different areas: Grande Nef, Studio, Wendel Auditorium , Bar 333, Gardens, Ici et Là Area, Librairie Flammarion. Ticket offices, the Studio and the Wendel Auditorium are equipped with loops for the hearing impaired. Wheelchairs are available to the public.
  • Access: drop-off area tolerated in front of the entrance of the Pompidou-Metz Center.
 
 

ACCESSIBILITY and PUBLIC TRansport

  • On foot 2 minutes from Metz Ville TGV train station, 10 minutes from the historic center. 
  • THE DISH' 
    METTIS A and B, station Pompidou Metz Center - a METTIS train every 5 minutes on the common core. 
    LINE 5, Pompidou-Metz Center stop 
    ARTEO SHUTTLE, Pompidou-Metz Center stop - an ARTEO SHUTTLE every 10 minutes.
 
  • By car 
    Motorways A4 (Paris / Strasbourg) and A31 (Luxembourg / Lyon), exit Metz Center. An underground car park is accessible by avenue François Mitterrand, daily and 24 hours a day. Parking for 700 cars. 
  • By bus 
    Motorways A4 (Paris / Strasbourg) and A31 (Luxembourg / Lyon), exit Metz Center. A group minute drop-off area is available on Avenue François Mitterrand and then parking spaces reserved for buses and coaches are accessible from the Louis Débonnaire Avenue.
 
  • By train 
    TGV train station Metz Ville. Direct trains: 1h20 from Paris, 40 min from Luxembourg City. Gare Lorraine TGV (29 km from Metz, shuttles available) Direct trains: 2 hours from Lille Europe, 4 hours from Rennes, 5 hours from Bordeaux. 
  • By plane 
    Airport of Metz-Nancy Lorraine (33 km / 20 min), airport of Luxembourg (69 km / 45 min), airport of Saarbrücken (79 km / 1h), airport of Zweibrücken (110 km / 1h20).
 

SPECIal features

TECHNICAL CONTROL & SERVICES

Mediators and speakers can be booked for events

Available material:
- a video projector 
- a screen 
- wired microphones 
- HF microphones 
- swan neck microphones 
- a desk 
- ...
  CATERING SERVICES ON SITE

"THE WHITE SAIL" 

Located in the heart of the Pompidou-Metz Center and its works, close to the city center and the train station, the restaurant White Sail welcomes you in a warm atmosphere. A traditional cuisine based on products of the market constantly updated with the taste of the day. 

03 87 20 66 66
 

Accommodation


Hotels around the train station :

HÔTEL IBIS CENTRE GARE
3 bis, rue Vauban - 57000 METZ
Tel. +33 (0)3 87 21 90 90 - Fax. +33 (0)3 87 21 90 60

HOTEL ROYAL - ALL SEASONS
23, avenue Foch - 57000 METZ
Tel. +33 (0)3 87 66 81 11 - Fax. +33 (0)3 87 56 13 16
 
HÔTEL KYRIAD
8, rue du Père Potot - 57000 METZ
Tel. +33 (0)3 87 36 55 56
 
 

Contact information


Amélie WATIEZ
Tel: +33 (0)3 87 15 39 76
Fax: +33 (0)3 87 15 39 40
amelie.watiez@centrepompidou-metz.fr
 
Amandine BUTTICAZ
Tel: +33 (0)3 87 15 52 68
Fax: +33 (0)3 87 15 39 40
amandine.butticaz@centrepompidou-metz.fr

Centre Pompidou-Metz
1, parvis des Droits de l'Homme
CS 90490
F-57020 Metz Cedex 1
 
www.centrepompidou-metz.fr