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La Maison des Canuts, Lyon

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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3.9/5 based on 190+ reviews on the web
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  • We walked a little by chance to the House of the Canuts. The tour was about to begin (free for children, which is a big more when they're 3!), we opted for this option. For us who are not at all in the region, our expectations were fully met: the historical context of the Silk of China as far as Lyon, explained clearly by a passionate (and enthusiasts are exciting to listen to!); the impacts on the city; the different building trades; the demonstration on a true loom with the opportunity to ask questions to a pro... The whole family loved it. Thanks to the team for a great time and to make available to the public this trade and these techniques become so rare.
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  • This was definitely a highlight of our time in Lyon. The couple who manage the museum are passionate about silk weaving and its history, and it's a joy to listen to them enthuse. The museum itself is ...  read more »
  • A small workshop with a store where we understood how important the silk was to Lyon history and how important still is. Small place with a workshop/guide tour visit (Ing/Spa/Fra/Ger) that unfortunate...  read more »
  • Guided tour very interesting and lively, thanks Aline :). Visit the rooms before or after the tour complements the explanations.
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  • Thank you for your welcome super c j learned lots of things
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  • Place to visit, very nice home.
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  • Para conhecer um pouco da história da fabricação de tecidos e principalmente a história da seda.
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