Discover Lyon’s Treasures

All About Mary: Lyon’s Basilica at FourvièreThe Basilica at Fourvière is well focused. Too often we do things in broad brush strokes and generalities, diluting the message and covering too many bases at once. This is NOT the case with the Basilica high atop Lyon. Here the focus is Mary. (continue)

Museums
The website, culture.lyon.fr is a portal to the region’s major museums, shows, and special events. It includes some English language content but check the French version for the most up-to-date information, schedules and fees. Watch NotesOnFrance for upcoming perspectives on this topic.

The following is a list of Lyon’s major museums. Our favorites are in bold type.
Musée des Beaux-Arts
Musée d’Art Contemporain

Musées Gadagne
Centre d’Histoire de la Résistance et de la Déportation
Musée de l’imprimerie
Musée de l’Automobile Henri Malartre
Musée gallo-romain de Fourvière
Musée des Confluences
Musée des Tissus et des Arts décoratifs
Institut Lumière
Institut d’Art Contemporain
Musée urbain Tony Garnier

Musée des moulage