Place des Terreaux - Lyon festival of Lights 2018

Place des Terreaux, ‘Retour aux sources’ by Sebastien Lefèvre

The Place des Terreaux is usually the central point of the Fete des Lumières with beautiful projections on the façades of the town hall. This year due to work on the square only the statue of Bartholdi will be lit.


Place des Terreaux - Lyon festival of Lights

Bartholdi’s Fountain on Place des Terreaux

“The Bartholdi fountain on Place des Terreaux appears to be fed by the water from an invisible spring hurtling down Colline de la Croix-Rousse”, said the lightning company iGuzzini.

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