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Two art exbibitions at MacLYON

From 7 january to 18th july  2021, The museum of Contemporary Art is hosting two new exhibitions

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

Makay, a wildlife refuge on Madagascar

From 16 October 2020 to 22 August 2021, set off on an incredible journey to the heart of the Makay range, at the Musée des Confluences.

By Mélina

Une Afrique en couleurs

From the 16th of October 2020 to the 22nd of August 2021, the rich colours of Africa will be on display at the Musée des Confluences.

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

VinylesMania

From 1 October 2020 to 21 February 2021, at the Musée de l'imprimerie et de la communication graphique (printing and graphical communication museum...

By Julie

Julie Masson

Tour of the Groupama Stadium and OL Museum

Until 31 August 2020, the Groupama Stadium will be open 7 days a week (on reservation). 

By Laetitia

Laetitia Di Crocco

Lyon’s 2020 events and cultural scene is back with a bang

It’s finally time to take a look at the events taking place between September and December 2020 to finish the year in style! Festivals, shows, and...

By Virginie

Virginie Billy

Lyon née de la lumière - Le temps des bâtisseurs - Reporté

From 22 October to 11 November 2021, See a 360-degree immersive sound and light show in the heart of Saint-Jean Cathedral!

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

After-work events at the Auditorium

The Auditorium – home of the ONL (Orchestre National de Lyon) – hosts fun and adventurous after-work events on certain Friday evenings, offering...

By Antoine

Antoine Allegre

Street art in Lyon

Artworks on walls are nothing new in Lyon.

By Eléonore

Eléonore Delenne

Where can I watch sport in Lyon?

Participating is another story (Hello New Year’s resolutions). While waiting to don your tracksuit, let’s explore a number of large facilities in the...

By Antoine

Antoine Allegre

Pathé Live

All year long, Pathé cinemas will be screening the greatest international stage performances.

By Virginie

Virginie Billy

Sunset Society

“A night out or early to bed?” Le Sucre has found the perfect compromise.

By Antoine

Antoine Allegre

Opéra Underground

Internationally renowned for its impressive, demanding programme of music, the Lyon Opera is exploring new ground in a far less classical direction,...

By Antoine

Antoine Allegre

Nuits Sonores

Get ready - the festival’s 18th edition will be in town from 19 to 24 May 2020. As for the line-up, we’re in heaven.Postponed from the 22nd to the...

By Antoine

Antoine Allegre

The Dance Biennial

The Lyon Dance Biennale is moving permanently to an odd-year slot. Owing to the health crisis, the edition initially scheduled for september 2020 will...

Wild Nights

Do you know about tree climbing? And are you up for having a go at night? Enjoy an unforgettable experience in a mysterious atmosphere, by the light...

By Laetitia

Laetitia Di Crocco

Our favourite second-hand markets in Lyon

As soon as the fine weather returns, second-hand markets and garage sales flourish, to the great delight of enthusiastic bargain hunters.

By Eléonore

Eléonore Delenne

C’est Lyon qui régale ? (Lyon’s Treat?)

ONLYLYON Tourisme is launching the new Agenda des Gourmands (Food-lovers Diary) website, so that you don't miss the news about events that will make...

By Julie

Julie Masson

In English at the theatre

As the stronghold of the French café-théâtre scene, Lyon is now crossing the Channel to give you an English version of the city's famous evening...

By Eléonore

Eléonore Delenne

Verdi Festival

From the 16th of March to the 6th of April 2018, the Lyon Opera will sing Verdi

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

Cine-concerts

Again this season, the Auditorium will be giving us a novel take on both cinema and its music.

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

The Great Concerts

For those who enjoy a little musical excellence, from the 20th September 2019 to the 19rd May 2020, be sure not to miss the big Baroque or Chamber...

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

ONL Expresso Concerts

The Lyon National Orchestra (ONL) regularly gives concerts at lunchtime, and now you can also sample one at 3 p.m., just like any good dessert! 

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

An evening at the Museum of Fine Arts

Discover the unexpected charm of  touring a museum at night.  The light and atmosphere are completely different during the evening...

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet
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