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Musee Miniature et Cinema

60 rue Saint Jean, 69005, Lyon, France
+33 4 72 00 24 77
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This stately old building is located in Vieux Lyon.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“special effects” (83 reviews)
“movie props” (39 reviews)
“alien queen” (30 reviews)
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60 rue Saint Jean, 69005, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I would recommend this museum for everyone: film buffs, fans of special effects, children or people who watched Alien one hundred times :) The museum is full of ORIGINAL items used mainly in pre-production fase. It explains what a meticulous work is put into the...More

Thank kosiasta
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic unexpected museum that has so many props and costumes from famous Hollywood movies, and such a great miniature exhibition. Cannot recommend this enough, great for all 👍👍

Thank Damien D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were on a whistle stop tour of old Lyon with no time to go around but we still enjoyed the outside architecture and history of how this small private museum came about

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was very nice to explore the old building which was turned to a museum. So many stunning settings to see, together with props and behind the scene stories.

Thank Anh P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must visit. Situated in Vieux Lyon you could miss it if you're not careful. What a thrill. The models themselves are brilliant. The information etc is fascinating . If you like cinema and /or models and costumes you will be entranced by...More

Thank ejfraser
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The artwork in miniature is spectacular. Just for that it is worth a visit. Then all the bits and bobs and scenes from a host of famous and not so famous films is really fantastic.

Thank david s
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I did not like Lyon, but I did very much enjoy this museum. It gives you a look into making movies and tv series, special effects, masks, costumes and similar stuff. For movie geeks and just average tv watchers. The top floor was not interesting...More

Thank Aljoša O
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Amazing, brilliant, fantastic, I’m a huge movie buff, but even if you aren’t it’s spectacular, this is one of the best places I’ve ever visited and it’s worth every centime of the 9€ entry fee. The miniatures are just mind blowing with attention to detail,...More

Thank SueC64000
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Located in the Lyon Old Town this museum is a must for all movie lovers! In addition, there is a fantastic collection of impressively detailed miniatures.

Thank Roman S
Reviewed 2 December 2017

After exploring the main attractions of the city, i took a walk at Vieux Lyon and visited the miniature museum. It was a splendid choice since with only a minor entrance fee, i got to travel in various dimensions and various worlds. Although i wasnt...More

Thank Kyriakos T
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