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Lyon Destination Guide

Delve into Lyon in France!

Lyon in the region of Rhône-Alpes with it's 472,317 residents is a city in France - some 244 mi (or 393 km) South-East of Paris, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Lyon

Current time in Lyon is now 10:04 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Paris" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Villeurbanne, Vénissieux, Valence, Tassin-la-Demi-Lune, Saint-Priest or Turin. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Le VW California arrive chez Blackheep ...

02:40 min ( January 05, 2012 by blacksheepvan69)
Views: 7,051 - Rating: 5/5

Le Volkswagen California Beach, célèbre combi de la firme allemande, arrive chez Blacksheep, location de van aménagé Discover the vans equipped (Campervan Volkswagen Combi and California) availabl...

9e Défilé de la Biennale de la danse d...

10:02 min ( September 10, 2012 by Graham Miln)
Views: 1,249 - Rating: 5/5

Moments from the Dance Parade in Lyon, France, 2012. Visit: theworklife.com Floats included Îles et Ailes, Boarding Pass, Attraction, Bab-el-Bal, S'Envoyer en l'Air, Passeurs de Rêve, Entre Ciel et ...


Eva passeia em Lyon live - Pedro Frias B...

05:23 min ( December 26, 2009 by Pedro Frias)
Views: 1,898 - Rating: 5/5

Pedro Frias Band plays live in Fatacil 2009. The Song "Eva passeia por Lyon",The French City is an inspiration for Pedro Frias. O tema Eva Passeia em Lyon, feito durante o ano de 2009 por Pedro Frias ...

SCORPIONS - Live Lyon - Big City Nights ...

09:30 min ( November 15, 2011 by Maisonnas Antoine)
Views: 1,067 - Rating: 4.33333/5

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Lyon during the next days.

27
May
2019

JONATHAN BREE

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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28
May
2019

SMA Roadshow 2019 - Lyon, France

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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[Lyon] Comment Construire Une Ligne éditoriale Efficace Sur Les Réseaux Sociaux ?

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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29
May
2019

Scrap Et Carterie Libre Du Mercredi 14h30

Beginning: 02:30 pm (14:30).
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BUILT TO SPILL - 20TH ANNIV OF KEEP IT LIKE A SECRET

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Prêts D’argent à Toute Personne Qui Se Trouvant Dans Le Besoin Pour Créer

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Built To Spill

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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BB Brunes

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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SHELLAC + LOVE IN ELEVATOR

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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30
May
2019

Kollektiv Turmstrasse - Nuits Sonores Festival OFF

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

University of Lyon

The University of Lyon (Université de Lyon), located in Lyon and Saint-Étienne, France, is a center for higher education and research comprising 16 institutions of higher education.

More reading: University of Lyon homepage
Located at 45.75, 4.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:2007 establishments in France, Coimbra Group, Educational institutions established in 2007, University of Lyon

African Museum of Lyon

The African Museum of Lyon (Musée Africain de Lyon) is the oldest museum in France dedicated to Africa, and one of the oldest museums in Lyon. The collections specialise in West African objects. This zone is served by the metro line  D

More reading: African Museum of Lyon homepage
Located at 45.75, 4.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1861 establishments in France, 7th arrondissement of Lyon, African art museums, Anthropology museums, Art museums and galleries in France, Museums established in 1861, Museums in Lyon

Place Bellecour

The Place Bellecour is a large square in the city of Lyon, France, to the north of the Ainay district. Measuring 312 m by 200 m (62,000 m²), it is the largest clear square (i.e. , without any patches of greenery, trees or any other kind of obstacles) in Europe, and the third biggest square of France, behind the place des Quinconces in Bordeaux (126,000 m²) et the place de la Concorde in Paris (86,400 m²).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 45.75, 4.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:2nd arrondissement of Lyon, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Squares in Lyon, World Heritage Sites in France

Institut d'études politiques de Lyon

The Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Lyon (or Lyon Institute of Political Studies) also known as Sciences Po Lyon, was established following an executive decree by General de Gaulle in 1946. This prestigious and highly selective institute is modeled on the former Paris "École Libre des Sciences Politiques" (ELSP). Like the other Sciences Po in France, it is considered as a French "Grande École" or elite school. Sciences Po Lyon is an autonomous body within the University of Lyonhttp://www.

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Located at 45.75, 4.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:7th arrondissement of Lyon, Education in Lyon, Educational institutions established in 1946, Instituts d'études politiques

Rhône-et-Loire

Rhône-et-Loire was a département of France whose préfecture (capital) was Lyon. Created on March 4, 1790 like the other French départements, Rhône-et-Loire was abolished on August 12, 1793 when it was split into two départements: Rhône and Loire. The division of Rhône-et-Loire was a response to counter-Revolutionary activities in Lyon which, by population, was the country's second largest city.

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Located at 45.75, 4.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1790 establishments in France, 1793 disestablishments in France, Former departments of France in France, States and territories disestablished in 1793, States and territories established in 1790