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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.

The Lumière Festival - Grand Lyon Film Festival

The birth city of Cinematography hosts the Lumière Festival and invites filmmakers, actors, critics, historians and writers to come and celebrate its...

To the ends of the earth: through the eyes of missionaries

The Musée des Confluences preserves the memory of this period with the loan of some 2300 objects belonging to the 'Œuvres Pontificales Missionnaires'...

On the waterfront

Against a backdrop of ecological challenges and a new appetite for urban living, the Lyon History Museum (LHM) proposes an exploration of the Saône...

Antoine de Saint Exupéry - Un Petit Prince parmi les Hommes

From the 19th of May to the 7th of November 2021, La Sucrière will host an immersive exhibition on Saint-Exupéry and his Little Prince.

By Virginie

Virginie Billy

Rare Birds, From the Swallow to the Kakapo

240 specimens from the museum’s historical collections and the major donation made by Hubert Bonnetain can be discovered at the Musée des Confluences...

By Virginie

Virginie Billy

Tour of the Groupama Stadium and OL Museum

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

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Laetitia Di Crocco

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...

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Antoine Allegre

Street art in Lyon

Artworks on walls are nothing new in Lyon.

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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...

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Antoine Allegre

Pathé Live

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

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Virginie Billy

Zoo Art Show #3

From the 17th of October to the 20th of December 2020, enter the ephemeral temple of street culture created by ZooArt Show!

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,...

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Antoine Allegre

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

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...

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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 3rd October 2021 to the 1st July 2022, be sure not to miss the big Baroque or Chamber music...

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

Les Puces du Canal (flea market)

Four universes dedicated to vintage, flea market and antiquities. Come and meet the 200 permanent merchants and 400 unpackers and make a stop at one...

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