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“Lovely piece of local history!”
3 Sep 2016
“Beautiful building with history”
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4 rue Charles Dullin, 69002, Lyon, France
+33 4 72 77 40 00
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited this during the day, then again in the evening for the light festival. Some really neat restaurants around the square, and again many cool local vendors.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ecossearthur
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Beautiful building with history is located at Place des Celestins. It was inaugurated in 1877. The theatre and the square on which it stands are named after a convent and church of the Celestine order, which occupied the site between 1407 and 1789. Nice atmosphere...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

İt is a very nice building. Unfortunately, there was not any performances during the time we visit Lyon.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Rahime N
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Célestins, Théâtre de Lyon stands on the site of a Celestine monastery, hence the name. Another gorgeous theater building so typical for the finest European cities... Built in 1877, the Italian-style theater of Lyon has been recently renovated and the facade looks absolutely gorgeous. Unfortunately,...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Noraatc
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This is a beautiful theatre in what is called the Italian style (lots of gold, red, curtains, niches, etc., etc.) with a view from high above (cheapest places) on the scène down below; in one word: classical. But the spectacles the Celestins Theatre programs are...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Nicolaas H
Reviewed 12 October 2014

We only went to the front of the theater to see the art piece that has been created for here. Located in the plaza in front of the theater you can use a viewscope sort of thing to see a large convex mirror in the...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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