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Museum of the Resistance, Lyon

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Museum of the Resistance recounts the stories of the brave Lyonnais who resisted the occupation of the Nazis. Multimedia displays will guide you through the beginnings of the Resistance and the ingenuity it took to survive through the onslaught from a powerful foreigner invader. Documents, photographs, and film clips share compelling tales of common citizens who did their part to protect the values of the French republic and the people of Lyon. Use our Lyon trip itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Museum of the Resistance and other attractions in Lyon.
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  • The museum is a little heavy in content, but is so intensely focused and full of rich vibrancy and meaning that it just has to be seen. The history of the buidling itself is a great story. A top milit...  more »
  • There is so much to see that we stayed 5 hours without realising the time spent.So many fascinating and detailed objects and documents that recreate the conditions in Lyon during the war and so help t...  more »
  • So much to see and read we could have stayed much longer. All the personal accounts a highlight as was the video of Klaus Barbie's trial  more »