It is the home of 8 departments, both rich and different. Its main city, other major cities and mountain villages are located among enormous natural ...
Half-way between sea and mountain, northern and southern Europe, Lyon in the Rhône-Alpes region is at the foot of two hills and crossed by two water ...
Musée des Beaux-Art de Lyon
This ancient royal abbey houses 8,000 antiques and 2,500 paintings: without question, The Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, at the heart of the ... peninsula, offers an almost sacred treatment of its works. Across 70 rooms and over 14,000 m², the collection will keep you occupied for several hours. .
The historic site of Lyon
The historic site of Lyon, the capital of the Rhône-Alpes region and a European centre, is listed as a Unesco world heritage site.
The Lyon Opera House
Designed by French architect Jean Nouvel, the Lyon Opera House displays a remarkable combination of old and new. Its atypical structure and eclectic ... programme award it with a prominent place in French culture.