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Museum of the Resistance, Lyon

Categories: History Museums, Museums
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3.3/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web
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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  • This is probably one of the best museums about a city's impact in a crucial historical time that I have visited. While many exhibits are in French, there are plenty of English audio and written transl...  read more »
  • We did the tour of the centre, there is a lot of material to read and the information is abundant and detailed. It is important to keep the memory of such events this is part of the recent history of Lyon.
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  • As WWII buffs we were excited to visit this museum. Our expectation was that we would learn about the intrigue, tactics, and outcomes of resistance, but we found that the museum was really more about ...  read more »
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