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Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon, Lyon
(4.3/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon was one of the richest Roman-Gaul settlements when the Roman empire was at its prime. Many centuries later, this Roman city was rediscovered and converted into a museum. You can climb around the ruins and explore the contemporary museum, where you’ll learn the stories of the people, both Roman and Gaul, who lived here. Plan to visit Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon during your Lyon vacation using our convenient Lyon vacation builder.
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  • I am very fan of archaeological museums, but this wasn't. It's a beautiful museum, beautiful pieces, excavations, explanations etc., but much of the same. Many large stones especially, therefore we were after an hour beware. In that hour we had almost seen everything, had expected more.
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  • Museum well designed, easy walking, with a beautiful view on the Gallo-Roman remains, very beautiful mosaics, the temporary exhibition on earthen mounts I was passionate about.
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  • This museum was well laid out. It had a lot of interesting artifacts. However, if you're not interested in the ancient Roman times, it would be easy to get bored. If you like learning about the ancien...  more »