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Museum of the Resistance, Lyon

(3.3/5 based on 300+ 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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  • Lyon was the capital of the resistance. In its suburbs fell Jean Moulin one of his emblematic figures. Installed in walls, old military school of health, on the avenue Berthelot, the site was the target of American bombing. All this past full of history and symbol is felt as the visit.
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  • We visited Lyon as a day trip from Geneva. The museum is difficult to find from the train station as there is no signposting as monument or place of interest. The layout is interesting. The problem is...  more »
  • A very nice tour, very informative. We could spend a day so the information is exciting. To redo.
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