Messy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Messy in Seine-et-Marne

Photo is of Meaux at 14 km from Messy

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Messy is situated in the Seine-et-Marne department and Paris region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Messy in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Meaux at 14 km and Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne at 14 km.

Messy, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 14 km (direction east)

Meaux is visited because of its episcopal city, with a cathedral, chapter house and...

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Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 14 km (direction south-west)

The Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne is a beautifully restored 18th century chateau with extensive gardens...

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at 18 km (direction south-west), in the Oise department

The Mer de Sable theme park is the main reason visitors come to Ermenonville,...

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Val-de-Marne department

The Chateau de Vincennes has an interesting history as an important royal residence for...

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Basilica of Saint-Denis

Basilica of Saint-Denis

Church at 25 km (direction west), in the Paris department

In the Basilica of Saint-Denis, where many of the French kings are buried, you...

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Basilica de Sacre Coeur

Basilica de Sacre Coeur

Church at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

The Basilica of the Sacred Heart is one of the most famous Paris landmarks,...

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at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

The Montmartre region of Paris is almost a separate village within the city, and...

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at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Oise department

The ruined castle, the cathedral and the narrow cobbled streets make Senlis a very...

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River Seine

River Seine

at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

The Seine river is at the heart of the city, near many of the...

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at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

The city of Paris continues to be the most popular destination with visitors to...

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Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

The Cathedral of Notre-Dame, on an island in the Seine River, is one of...

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Church at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

Sainte-Chapelle, on the Ile de la Cité in Paris, is an important gothic chapel...

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National Monument at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

La Conciergerie at Paris is one of the oldest and most important gothic palaces...

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at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

The Palais-Royal is a 17th century palace with attractive gardens in the heart of...

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Markets in and near Messy

  • Claye-Souilly: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Mitry-Mory: market Tuesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Lagny-sur-Marne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (10km)
  • Brou-sur-Chantereine: market Saturday (11km)
  • Montfermeil: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Chelles: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Clichy-sous-Bois: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Meaux: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (13km)
  • Livry-Gargan: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (13km)
  • Noisiel: market Sunday (14km)

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Tourist attractions near Messy, France

What to do at Messy? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Messy.


  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (26km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (30km)
  • Cinéaqua (32km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Parc de la Villette (24km)
  • Place de la Bastille (27km)
  • Place des Vosges (27km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (28km)
  • Montmartre district (28km)
  • Montmartre (28km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (28km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (28km)
  • Saint-Eustache (29km)
  • Palais Royal (29km)
  • Paris Opera (29km)
  • Pont-Neuf (29km)
  • The Louvre (29km)
  • Place Vendome (29km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (30km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (30km)
  • Orsay Museum (30km)
  • Place de la Concorde (30km)
  • Parc Monceau (30km)
  • Palais Bourbon (30km)
  • Petit Palais (30km)
  • Champs-Elysees (30km)
  • Grand Palais (31km)
  • Catacombs (31km)
  • Rodin Museum (31km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (31km)
  • Eiffel Tower (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (38km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (20km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (25km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (25km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (27km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (28km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (28km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (29km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (29km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (30km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (35km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (38km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (40km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (44km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (52km)
  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (14km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (27km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (29km)
  • Potager des Princes (30km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (30km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (31km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (37km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (39km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (39km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (40km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (40km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (41km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (45km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (45km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (46km)
  • Parc de Versailles (46km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (52km)
  • Parc de Courson (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Ermenonville (21km)
  • Murs à pêches (21km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (26km)
  • Foret d'Halette (33km)
  • Foret de Retz (43km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Livry-Gargan (13km)
  • Gagny (15km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (16km)
  • Creteil (27km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (27km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (29km)
  • Levallois-Perret (31km)
  • Courbevoie (33km)
  • Meudon (38km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (38km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (39km)
  • Le Vesinet (42km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (26km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (28km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (34km)
  • Parc des félins (big cats) (34km)

Geography and distances

Messy is in the Paris region of France at 48 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Messy is 29 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Messy

Canton: Mitry-Mory

Arrondissement: Meaux

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77410

Distance to Messy

from Melun (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 29 km

from Calais: 229 km

from Nice: 682 km

from Bordeaux: 522 km

from Strasbourg: 372 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Messy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annet-sur-Marne, Charmentray, Charny, Claye-Souilly, Compans, Cuisy, Fresnes-sur-Marne, Gressy, Jablines, Juilly, Le Pin, Le Plessis-Aux-Bois, Nantouillet, Precy-sur-Marne, Saint-Mesmes, Thieux, Villevaude and Vinantes.

This page in French: Visiter Messy