Musée d'Art Contemporain
Parc de la Tête d'Or
Spanning 117 hectares, France's largest urban park was landscaped in the 1860s. It's graced by a lake (rent a row boat), botanic gardens...
Atelier de Passementerie
Preserved for posterity by the Soierie Vivante association, this silk trimmings workshop functioned until 1979, weaving braids and...
Atelier de Tissage
Accessible strictly by guided tour, this wonderful old workshop houses looms that produce larger fabrics. It was closed for renovations...
In an old industrial building near the Parc de la Tête d'Or's northeastern corner, Lyon's prime concert venue draws international acts...
Le Canut et Les Gones
With three cosy rooms and a funky retro decor featuring dozens of antique clocks, this laid-back neighbourhood eatery draws a savvy...
81 quai Charles de Gaulle, 6e · interesting places nearby
Musée d'Art Contemporain information
Lyon's contemporary art museum mounts edgy temporary exhibitions and a rotating permanent collection of post-1960 art. It sometimes closes for several weeks between exhibitions, so check to make sure there's something on. Buses stop right out front.