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Museum of the Resistance, Lyon
(3.3/5 based on 280+ 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 titled the Museum of the Resistance so it should not be solely about the atrocities Klaus Barbie committed or the building and its various uses before the war. We were handed a plastic wallet ...  more »
  • The Museum is interesting. But quite frankly, almost all is dedicated to the Shoah and the deportation. Where is the resistance? (Still present in the title of the Museum). Apart from the eternal Jean Moulin, we didn't discover that very little on Resistance (yet active in Lyon and in this region). So, I came out pretty disappointed...
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  • The film of the trail of Klaus Barbie is a must - there are English sub titles and the reports of the survivors of the concentration camps is harrowing. However, the rest of the museum was rather disa...  more »