Bonjour les gones'! Located in Tête d'Or Park, the Véritable Théâtre Guignol du Vieux-Lyon et du Parc has been amusing kids and big kids since 1948. See one of the traditional performances of the puppet Guignol.

Last updated date : 05/11/2020
Open Wed., Sat., Sun., and on bank holidays, daily on school holidays (zone A). From Nov. to March 31st: show at 3 PM and 4:30 PM. From Apr. to Oct. 31st: 3 PM, 4:30 PM and 6 PM. Another show at 11:30 AM on Sun. and bank holidays from Apr. to Aug. 31st and daily on Easter and summer school holidays. Open daily for groups by reservation only.
Véritable Théâtre Guignol du Parc de la Tête d'Or Place de Guignol Parc de la Tête d'Or - 69006 Lyon 6ème

Take a stroll through the park and watch a Guignol performance, such as 'La Bête Fantastique du Gévaudan', 'Guignol Dentiste' or 'Un Voleur Mal Inspiré'. Birthday deals (starting at €6, for ages 3 and over) are available for kids to celebrate their special day with the famous puppet, including a glimpse behind the scenes of the theatre, a souvenir photo with Guignol and a range of activities to be enjoyed on Place de Guignol. Groups (minimum 10 people) are welcome every day on reservation, for events such as Christmas parties and seminars. We can bring our puppet theatre to any location in France on request. We look forward to seeing you soon!

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  • Open Wed., Sat., Sun., and on bank holidays, daily on school holidays (zone A). From Nov. to March 31st: show at 3 PM and 4:30 PM. From Apr. to Oct. 31st: 3 PM, 4:30 PM and 6 PM. Another show at 11:30 AM on Sun. and bank holidays from Apr. to Aug. 31st and daily on Easter and summer school holidays.
    Open daily for groups by reservation only.
    Closed in case of bad weather.
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  • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs
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