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Réchicourt-le-Château - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Moselle

History: The name of this town evokes a rich history and ancient. Despite the many wars that have marked its history, there are still some remains interesting archival material and some constructions, the most important is undoubtedly a feudal house called "the castle".

Location: 18 miles southwest of Sarrebourg, near the county boundary between the Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle, between the Canal de la Marne au Rhin, the railway line Paris-Strasbourg, and halfway between the major roads that form the N4 and CD955.

5 km northwest of the village and extending into the pale of Réchicourt-le-Château, was built in the early 1930s the curious village Bataville, one of the few in France to bear the name of the firm that arranged for needs.

Geographical information

Latitude48.6658590 (N 48° 39’ 57”)
Longitude6.8425590 (E 6° 50’ 33”)
AltitudeFrom 242m to 333m
Surface area24.14 km²
Population618 inhabitants
Density25 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureMetz (80 km, 1h21)
Insee code57564
IntercommunalityCC du Pays des Etangs

Nearest cities & towns

Avricourt3.6 km (6 min)
Foulcrey4 km (7 min)
Avricourt4.5 km (7 min)
Moussey5.4 km (8 min)
Ibigny5.9 km (11 min)
Igney6.1 km (9 min)
Gogney6.9 km (12 min)
Amenoncourt7 km (11 min)
Saint-Georges7.2 km (8 min)
Gondrexange7.7 km (11 min)
Remoncourt9.2 km (13 min)
Autrepierre9.3 km (14 min)
Repaix9.4 km (12 min)

Things to see and do

The castle.

The Chapel of St. Blaise.

The pond and its arboretum, the protected site "beautiful orchids and carnations.

The lock-called "Great Lock" which replaces traditional 6 locks.

Events and festivities

Water Festival, the third weekend of July on the area of the pond. Animation countryside and great fireworks over the water.

Local Festival 1st weekend in September.

Visit the Prairie "orchids and carnations superb" in the spring.


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The Chapel of Saint Blaise
The Chapel of Saint Blaise
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The village seen from the sky
The village seen from the sky
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Bataville City
Bataville City
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Pond and channel 5 km from the village
Pond and channel 5 km from the village
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The area of ​​the pond, the Arboretum
The area of ​​the pond, the Arboretum
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The Arboretum, relaxing place
The Arboretum, relaxing place
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Great Lock
Great Lock
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Friday 9 october
Min. 9°C - Max. 14°C
Saturday 10 october
Min. 8°C - Max. 14°C
Sunday 11 october
Min. 3°C - Max. 13°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Many footpaths around the village on the area of ponds and forests, and around the city Bataville.

Bike path.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Tour of King Dagobert’s wine cellar
Local flavoursFreeTraenheim (47 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Serva Waterfalls
HikeIntermediate3h15Rothau (36 km)
Tour of Mount Saint-Jean
HikeEasy1h00Solbach (37 km)
Heritage of Alsace Bossue
HikeEasy2h00Diemeringen (40 km)
Along the Eichel
Cycling itineraryEasy4h00Lorentzen (40 km)
Hohwald Waterfall
HikeEasy1h30Le Hohwald (46 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals