The 7th district and its good addresses
Borough famous for its Berges du Rhône, it is also thanks to the district of Guillotière, a place that is full of trendy addresses. Going down the Rhone river, you reach the Parc de Gerland where skaters meet enthusiastically every weekend. A visit to the Center for the History of Resistance and Deportation reminds the man of his duty to remember.
Lyon Street Food Festival
A “great broth” shared between chefs, artists and festival-goers that mixes nuggets from the culinary scene and concerts by internationally renowned...
The Dance Biennial
Every two years, alternating with the Contemporary Art Biennale, the Dance Biennale brings the Lyon metropolitan area into step with its tempo. In...
Parc de Gerland
This event devoted to Nordic walking and hiking is unique in France. Its routes take in Lyon’s most beautiful sites.
Peinture Fraîche Festival
The times when graffiti were seen as a stain on our streets and neighbourhoods, and their authors as vandals flouting public order, are long gone.
Against the Grain
Whether you're a strict or occasional vegetarian, vegan or flexitarian, the verdict is unanimous: Against the Grain is the place to go for vegetarian...
The Mama Shelter brunch
Mama Shelter Restaurant
Every Saturday and Sunday, the Mama Shelter of Lyon offers you its famous brunch!
Diego Rivera Tribute wall painting
Floodlit painted wall on Mexican history. 3 trompe-l’oeils on 2 buildings at the end of the road, showing Inca pyramids with windows paying tribute to...
Cimetière de la Guillotière
The cemetery was built in 1859 (on the edge of the 8th arrondissement) to extend the old cemetery from 1822 based on a radio-concentric layout: it...
Come and have a drink at the Anthill! The 'ants' also offer homemade food, made with artisan, local and organic produce, in a warm and friendly...
Looking for some Chinese food that gets away from the usual fried spring rolls, dumplings and Cantonese rice? Bistro Zakka is for you!
Museum of the Military History of Lyon
The museum presents a cultural journey of 2000 years of history, from Lugdunum to the modern day. Via its lecturers, historians and military experts,...
Comme à la Maison Coffee Shop
Feel at home by the fireplace or on the terrace and enjoy a good latte or a fresh smoothie: Welcome to Comme à la maison coffee shop! Fancy a big...
With 12 seats and a warm, welcoming interior, this mini-eatery in the Guillotière district was created by Marie along with Jean-Luc, the chef.
Built in April 1930 by the architect Bonnamour, it is one of the first churches entirely built from reinforced concrete, including the framework. The...