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Historic monuments

 2000 years of history leaves tracks through a city!
Gallo-Roman Fourvière the ideal city of Tony Garnier, through the medieval and Renaissance Vieux Lyon or the Haussmann era ...
Every corner there is a surprise for you.
Wander randomly, but check here before: it will be even more interesting!

Le Quartier de la CroixRousse
Le Quartier de la Croix-Rousse

This district includes a hill, in continuation of the Peninsula, " the Slopes of Croix-Rousse " (include in the district of the UNESCO world heritage) and " the Village " which overhangs all the city.
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Fresque du Demi Millénaire

Optical illusion on the hospital wall of Saint Jean de Dieu, painted during July 1998 for the 500th anniversary of the birth of Jean Cicade (Saint Jean de Dieu), Portuguese priest (1495-155), founder of the Order of Brother Hospitallers.
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L'Immeuble Citroën
Building Citroën

The Citroën building, listed as a Historical Monument, was built from 1930 to 1932 by the architect Maurice-Jacques Ravazé, head of the SA André Citroën architecture department. Vast, 6-floor, 4 ha, 130 m x 52 m, reinforced-concrete quadrilateral.
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Cimetiere Communautaire
Cimetière Communautaire

The Parc Cimetière Paysager du Grand Lyon covers 8 ha: small clearings, several thousand trees, green plants, grass, flowers of all colours. It is open to all religions. Crématorium du Grand Lyon, funeral complex.
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Le Palais de Justice des 24 Colonnes
The courthouse with 24 columns

This Palais de Justice in Vieux-Lyon was built in 1835 by Louis-Pierre Baltard, featuring 24 Corinthian columns along the frontage. This frontage was entirely renovated from 2010 to 2012. The Court of Appeal and the Criminal Court are still based...
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Château d'Albigny
Château d'Albigny

An L-shaped castle overlooking the Saône with a dungeon dating from 1184. This tower and the castle chapel were built by an archbishop: Renaud II de Forez. The castle chapel was the parish church for many years.
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