Parc de la Tête d'Or
Musée d'Art Contemporain
Lyon's contemporary art museum mounts edgy temporary exhibitions and a rotating permanent collection of post-1960 art. It closes for up...
Atelier de Passementerie
Trimmings workshop that functioned until 1979, weaving braids and intricate pictures. You can browse fabrics in the attached boutique...
Maison des Canuts
On a guided tour, learn about weavers' labour-intensive life and the industry's evolution and see manual looms in use, and browse its...
In an old industrial building near the northeastern corner of the Parc de la Tête d'Or, Lyon's prime concert venue draws international...
La Mère Brazier
Chef Mathieu Vianney has reinvented the mythical early-20th-century restaurant that earned Mère (Eugénie) Brazier Lyon's first trio of...
Parc de la Tête d'Or information
Lonely Planet review
Spanning 117 hectares, France's largest urban park was landscaped in the 1860s. It's graced by a lake (rent a rowing boat), botanic garden with greenhouses, rose garden, zoo and puppet theatre .
Buses 41 and 47 link the park with metro Part-Dieu.