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Lyon Musee Miniature et Cinema Admission Ticket
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Lyon Musee Miniature et Cinema Admission Ticket
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This stately old building is located in Vieux Lyon.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
60 rue Saint Jean, 69005, Lyon, France
+33 6 16 40 53 26
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed June 5, 2014

I was happily surprised with this museum because from the outside it looks very small, but once you actually get to the exhibit you realize there is a lot to see. And the building itself is beautiful, a typical one from old Lyon. It was...More

4  Thank Gaboswiss
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed October 28, 2013

This is a strange place. You start off with some faithfully recreated sets from the 2006 film 'Perfume' (which, unless you've seen the film, can only be of limited interest). Then there are two floors of props and models from films (moderately interesting). But at...More

2  Thank Dohfar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fascinating place - the miniatures are exquisite and the movie "props" really interesting. The studio where props are fixed could also be seen - interesting to see what and how things get back to original state. A wonderful visit for when the weather...More

Thank charbias
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband had to talk me in to a visit to this museum and I am so glad he did.The collection of works includes miniature models of film sets, film models and special effects from well-known movies such as Alien, Gladiator and Buffy the Vampire...More

Thank ClaraHarriet
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very fun museum. many original artifacts and sets from famous movies, do not miss the miniatures upstairs

Thank ArielaIsrael
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited many years ago and what a change! The cinema museum gives something to Al interests and the miniatures are exposed beautifully. The renovation of the old building is also impressive. It ca be difficult to see when there are lots of people visiting...More

Thank SusanneSvensdotter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Initially we went there to see the numerous movies original artifacts that are spread over 6 rooms, but the visit was much better than expected ! Underground is dedicated to the Perfume, the movie based on Patrick Suskind novel, with detailed scene locations. Next rooms...More

Thank Byr2Byr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is divided into 8 sections and should take about 1.5 hours to go through. The museum has props from several well known movies and series such as Terminator, Alien, X-Files, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Scream, Jurassic Park, and Child’s Play to make a...More

Thank CharlieV2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place doesn't look like much from its small front on the busiest street in old Lyon, but once inside you can spend hours in the many rooms of this multiple level museum staring at the hundreds of props from many forgotten films and a...More

Thank terenceJ1111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

an interesting space, more than we expected. The miniatures were amazing and the collection of inanimate characters from many famous films were a lot of fun

Thank jzimnie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great museum! Some wonderful exhibits - props, costumes, set design drawings from a variety of films. And the miniature film sets are fascinating. There is lots to see! Spent a very happy hour or so in here.

Thank Zezpin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum has 8 sections. The first 5 are mostly cinematic props etc., the 6th is a temporary exhibition and the 2 last sections are miniature sets. Takes about 1½ hour - or a lot longer if you start looking at all the items on...More

Thank sith1968
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