On a visit to Lyon you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Lyon. These places are what Lyon is all about. These must see places in Lyon will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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1 Boulevard du 11 November 1918, 69006 Lyon, France
06:30 am - 10:30 pm
The park is Lyon’s favourite place. Despite the fact that it’s not as big as some other similar parks in France, it draws a massive crowd because it’s the only worthwhile ones in the city. The most famous of the park’s seven entrances is the Infants du Rhone. It offers a 16 acre lake in which baiting is permitted in the summ...
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60 Rue Saint-Jean, 69005 Lyon, France
10:00 am - 06:30 pm
This could easily be one of the world’s best museums! The name might be a bit misleading – this place has nothing to do with Lilliput cinema. Rather, it hosts two kinds of exhibits – one of miniature art and the other of special effects in film. Don’t ask me why that combo works but it does, and it’s amazing, just fasc...
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20 Place des Terreaux, 69001 Lyon, France
10:30 am - 06:00 pm
Classic big and posh museum. The building, between the rivers Rhone and Saonne, is impressive enough. It was once an abbey, though the nuns were expelled in the French Revolution – probably for receiving too many aristocrats. It was called the The Palais du commerce et des Arts for a while and gained a lots of artworks, archeological items an...
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Avenue St Jean, Lyon, France
Hidden away from the Lyon public are a secret world of covered passageways, alleys that silk merchants would use to safely pass their goods around Lyon. Indeed, the word traboules, in Latin, means to pass through. They were immensely valuable to the city’s main industry, textiles, as they offered an easy way to move about for almost 90000 sil...
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Place Saint-Jean, 69005 Lyon, France
08:15 am - 07:00 pm
The seat of the Archbishop of Lyon, this Roman Catholic church boasts at least one historically significant wedding – that of King Henry IV to Marie de Medici. Contraction, which finished in 1476, happened on site of three previous churches that stood here, a Church of the Holy Cross, a St. Stephens Church and a baptistery. While most of the ...