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Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon, Lyon
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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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  • This is an exceptional museum (with an audioguide included in the very reasonable entry fee) that provides an excellent overview of the Roman period in Lyon, which began in 43 AD (founded as Lugdunum,...  more »
  • A gem of a museum and excavated site of ancient Rome, close to Lyon is well worth the visit if you are at all interested in ancient Rome. First you visit the museum with unbelievable mosaics and recre...  more »
  • The Museum is awesome! Various paintings and sculptures of the Roman world. A journey in history. It's worth it!
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