Located in the Confluence district in southern Lyon, La Sucrière, an integral part of local modern art scene has a beautiful rooftop terrace and electro-dance club called Le Sucre.
The football trophy is showcased until May 15th, before the finale in Groupama Stadium.
If you’re looking for a quirky kind of destruction and you’re not squeamish, tootle on up the river Saône. It’s sure to engrave itself on your mind a while.
Ask a local—these are the unmissable events in Lyon for March 2020. One thing’s for sure, this list will keep you busy.
The Stade de Gerland, Lyon’s historic stadium since 1926 Inaugurated in 1926, the Stade de Gerland is a 35,000-seat sporting venue located in the southern part of Lyon’s 7th arrondissement, more precisely in the neighborhood of Gerland, whose name is taken from. Home of the Olympique Lyonnais for 65 years, starting at the […]
Lyon’s newest food court is the upscale Food Traboule in the heart of the Old Town. Featuring the city’s hottest young chefs.
The Museum of Gallo-Roman Civilisation astounds the visitor with its avant-garde architecture and carefully-chosen exhibits, nudging you to uncover more of what Lyon’s Roman, Gaul and Celtic forebears got up to.
How to start 2018 in Lyon…
Isolation can feel….well, isolating! But, what if it didn’t have to be that way? Martina Buchal offers a different perspective, and a call to action on how we can see this circumstance differently.
A hidden courtyard of seashell art.
Step into Japan through photos and artifacts.
How to find the good hospital in Lyon when you don’t speak French ? Our English contributor Emma reports her first time to emergency centre.
Located in the old quarter in Lyon St Jean in a Renaissance building, the Musées Gadagne comprise two truly beautiful museums: the Historical Museum of Lyon and the newly refreshed Museum of Puppetry Art.
This year’s Fête de la Musique will take place across the city on June 21st.
It’s not just tourists who are coming to dine in Hotel Dieu, the former 12 century hospital which holds many good memories for some, as well as share a drink under its 32m high dome.
This years prestigious Les Nuits de Fourvière Festival in Lyon’s ancient Gallo-Roman amphitheatre welcomes Beach Boys frontman Brian Wilson.
After works, clubbing, DJs set, festivals… 2019 – May 3rd > May 5th
Lyon is resourceful and there is plenty of things to do if you want to spend some good time.
Olympique Lyonnais, pillar of the football scene in Lyon A plethora of championships and trophies has established the Olympique Lyonnais as one of the best football clubs in France and Europe. The men’s and women’s teams have trusted the top of their tables for decades and have both conquered trophies to turn Lyon […]
“They’ve trapped us in Bellecour and have gotten their watergun out.”
Five museums and exhibitions to discover in Lyon’s museums in December.
My name is Ian Wilkinson, 58 years old from Wigan in northern England. I’m a former teacher of Physical Education and rugby player.
Our American contributor Lindsey shares her experience marching for science on Earth day in Lyon. Her first protest in France.
The 15th edition of La Nuit Européenne des Musées will take place on Saturday, May 18.
Museums in Lyon are organizing many activities for this occasion and open their door freely in the evening.
Here is the program of the event.
Olympique Lyonnais win their fourth consecutive European title (4-1).
Every week, This Is Lyon interviews a member of the English speaking community. Here are Kiel Bonhomme’s favourite places.
Vaise’s Acte II theatre to host five night run of classic tragedy, The Duchess of Malfi – in English.
Vintage clothes are ‘in’- and not just for the fashion savvy and risk-takers.
Place Bellecour is the largest pedestrian square in Europe. A landmark to visit in Lyon.
Get an inside glance into the real cultural differences that you will experience living in France, and how to survive them!
Lyon is said to be a city of legends and mysteries. Here the strange story of four famous places to visit in Lyon, from Ile Barbe to the Gros Caillou.