Museums in Lyon

What are the museums to visit in Lyon?

If you’re a museum buff or a casual culture vulture, Lyon has a colourful palette of venues, from The Confluences Museum of Natural History between Saône and Rhône, to the Gallo-Roman Museum of Fourvière up on the hill.

For art lovers there’s the beautiful Museum of Fine Arts right next to the Hôtel de Ville, and the chic and quirky Museum of Contemporary Art beside the stunning expanse of park and animals called the Tête d’Or. As for kids, there’s a plethora of fun things, the very cool Miniature Museum in Saint Jean being just one of them. So rub your hands together and take your pick.

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