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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.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“alien queen” (27 reviews)
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60 rue Saint Jean, 69005, Lyon, France
+33 4 72 00 24 77
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you have small children and the words 'another museum visit' puts the fear of Ruben, Rodin or Monet into them, then this is the place that will put museum back on the board. Even if you personally don't appreciate the miniatures ( which I'm...More

Thank MrThings
Reviewed 1 week ago

The exhibition is well-organised and interesting, as it shows many hidden sides of film-making, however, it could be bigger and have more original items to it and not so many copies. The miniature museum is a delightful addition to the movie part.

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

U love cinema, addicted to movies! It's the best place to visit. Plus they have the miniature floor. It's just wonderful and interesting!

Thank Cherrrrrrrrrry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is quite a find in the old district of Lyon. It is not famous art work or sculpture but a museum of movie memorabilia and a whole floor of totally cool miniature scenes. It was so much fun and a total surprise. A...More

Thank Marguerite M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is great! 5 rooms of various cinema memorabilia, one visiting exhibit and 2 additional rooms of miniatures! Totally worth the 19Euro for two adults

Thank Annika L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoy miniature museums, this one was pretty average. The cinema part was ok, too. I appreciated that they give a student discount.

Thank Savannah R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rather than a museum per se, it's an exhibition of screen used props, replicas, original re-built sets of famous movies (a whole section is dedicated to the Alien saga with a full size moving Alien Queen). Lots of objects. The last floor is dedicated to...More

Thank Daniele D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is very well set out with excellent lighting to enhance the exhibits. The movie memorabilia is extensive and the miniature scenes remarkable. In particular when the miniature is viwed tbrough a camera you would swear it was a full size scene most of...More

Thank mumfromozVictoria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum kept our interest for well over an hour with its well-planned displays. I liked that they indicated certain displays might not be suitable for children, or the sensitive. Also, the historic building itself is quite interesting. Some of the stairs are a bit...More

Thank Jacqueline T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum was great and the employee Christoph went above and beyond helping me relocate my lost telephone. He helped me greatly when he did not even have to. As for the museum it is awesome and I loved how much sci-fi type movies were...More

Thank Javier S
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