On the site on which cinematography was born, the museum presents the story of the Lumière Brothers’ inventions thanks to projections and interactive features on four floors of the Château Lumière, the home of Antoine, father of the two famous inventors.

Last updated date : 25/11/2022
All year round Opening hours on Monday between 12 pm and 6.30 pm. On Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 10 am and 6.30 pm.
Musée Lumière 25 rue du Premier-Film Place Ambroise Courtois - 69008 Lyon 8ème
Villa Lumière

In the very birthplace of cinematography : projections of Lumière films with commentary, the first cameras, colour and 3D photographs, etc.

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Openings
  • All year round
    Opening hours on Monday between 12 pm and 6.30 pm. On Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 10 am and 6.30 pm.
    Closed exceptionally on January 1st, May 1st and December 25th.
    Schedules may be modified as of January 2, please visit the Institut Lumière website.
Prices
  • Full price: 8 €
    Reduced price: 7 €
    Student: 7 €
    Job seeker: from 6 € (and seniors >60 years old)
    Large family: from 5.50 €.

    Free entry for children < 7 years.

    PASS CITE : free for inhabitants of the twin cities.
    Free entrance with Lyon City Card.
  • Included with the Lyon City Card

Musée Lumière

25 rue du Premier-Film Place Ambroise Courtois - 69008 Lyon 8ème

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