Daytime visits

Audio walking tours

Enform@Lyon

enform@lyon, the City of Lyon’s free outdoor fitness app is getting geared up for the Festival of Lights. From December 7 to 10, the audio walking (or running!) tour takes you off the beaten track and brings you up to speed on fifteen light installations.

►Starting point: place Bellecour.

December 7 to 9, 8 p.m. to midnight.
December 10, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Soierie vivante – Lyon’s traditional silk-weaving workshops

The Soierie Vivante association will be offering additional visits to its weaving and trimming workshops during the Festival of Lights: 

*Visits to the municipal trimming workshop
(21 rue Richan, near the theatre): association headquarters
Weaving of stripes and figured patterns, in a former apartment and workshop, located on the 1st floor of a typical weavers' building from the 19th century.
Thursday, December 7 to Saturday December 9, 2017, individual visits in French (no reservation required) at 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5 p.m.

* Visits to the municipal weaving workshop
(12 bis, montée J. Godart, near Gros Caillou)
Handweaving (Jacquard) and weaving on mechanical looms in a family workshop from the 19th century (kitchen and mezzanine).  

Thursday, December 7 to Saturday December 9, 2017, individual visits in French (no reservation required) at 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5 p.m.

A combination ticket is available
1 workshop visit = 30 mins / both workshops = 1hour 30 mins

Prices:
Adults: 1 visit = €7 / 2 visits = €10
Children: 1 visit = €5 / 2 visits = €6
 

More information: www.soierie-vivante.asso.fr 

 

Lyon City Card

Lyon City Card

To gain free admission to the museums and other tourist attractions listed in this guide, simply show your Lyon City Card at the ticket desk. The transportation pass included in Lyon City Card is activated on the first entry on the TCL network. The pass can be used for the entire duration of the card (1, 2 or 3 days), 7/7, from 5 am to 00:30 am (except on may 1st).

Prices ♦ 1 day: 24€ / 2 days: 33€ / 3 days: 42€

Learn more: www.lyoncitycard.com