Musée d'art contemporain de Lyon, Lyon
(3.4/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web)
Inside its 1930s facade, Musée d'art contemporain de Lyon houses up-to-the-minute pieces by controversial and compelling artists who work on-site. The museum serves as a symbol of "an open city and an uninhibited art," with its 100-plus exhibits that the staff spends six months building every year. Add Musée d'art contemporain de Lyon to your Lyon travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Lyon vacation route planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • We visited this museum which is small compared to the major capitals but who remains enjoyable with a lot of exhibitions to see. the wait can be long Sunday afternoon. We had seen the exhibition on urban art with wall drawings that was worth.
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  • The framework lends itself perfectly to the exhibitions and the Museum makes a point of honor to make the collection / nice exhibition. It is often composed and different styles encourage the visitor to discover new worlds. The interest is also a great teaching will that immerses us in the creation of the artist to "understand". Renewed collection regularly.
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  • Eccentric Museum, with good temporary exhibits and gift shop with multiple items to discover. Is at the center of a planned neighborhood, with cinema and restaurant options.
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  • A cool museum next to Parc Tete d'Or and Cite Internationale. I saw there a temporary exposition from Yoko Ono. It was a first succesfull experience in Modern Arts. A great family to visit with family and friends.
  • The museum is decent, but unfortunately only one exhibition takes over the entire museum. I personally cannot stand Yoko Ono's brand of pretentious pseudo-art and although that is not the museum's fault, a more extensive main collection could've improved the experience.
  • Expensive and poor, only 3 floors
  • A most enjoyable visit. The exhibitions were surprising & stimulating. The Cafe was not - average over-priced food.
  • Great collection, nice atmosphere. Had a dream house :)