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Musee Miniature et Cinema

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Address: 60 rue Saint Jean, 69005, Lyon, France
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 6:30 pm
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This stately old building is located in Vieux Lyon.

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An unexpectedly great visit!

Wasn't sure what to expect from this museum, but so glad I visited! I learned a lot about how effects used to be done in movies, and the old sets/props/costumes were fun to look... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
carmesiu
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect from this museum, but so glad I visited! I learned a lot about how effects used to be done in movies, and the old sets/props/costumes were fun to look at. The miniature scenes were incredibly detailed and very cool. Worth the visit!

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Thank carmesiu
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice museum... with all miniatures of hollywood... superheroes animals aliens gadgets spaceships cars.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The place is not easy to find, but it is popular. Lots of old movie props and lots of stairs, but the topper is the miniatures that are mind-blowing in detail

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Mexico City, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

And didn't wanted to visit it.... But, walking infront of it, the tripadvisor logo cached my eye.... And decided to give it a chance.... The miniature scenery is out of this world!! AmaIng everything they display in that museum

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

On other trippers' advice l went here and really enjoyed it. The Parfum exhibit is a bit creepy when you know the story line. Interesting building in itself. Part of lyon city card so free if you have it.

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After the sheer enormity of the Musee des Confluences yesterday it was so good to spend time at this great little museum in the vielle ville. Over eight floors you see some amazing cinematic props, costumes, tricks, illusions etc and the final two floors contain wonderfully detailed miniature sets. The intricate work involved in these miniatures is a credit to... More 

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Toulouse, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Lots of movie stuff, actual models, costumes and props used in movies, and cool to see how fake some look in real life where-as in the movie were so cool. Also the miniature settings and miniature objects were pretty interesting and fun to look at, the level of detail that went into these small items. There are not many museums... More 

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Thank Bryan M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An odd mixture of miniature creations and props uses in films. Some props are rather scary but my teenage niece loved it. To go if people are bored with historical cultural tours as it is unusual.

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Thank LIRoss55
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent over 2 hours in this museum. Well done and very interesting. Learnt so much about cinema and things I had no idea about in the making of films.

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Clayton, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was pleasantly surprised by this little museum; it had content that belies its size. I especially liked the movie props from my favorite movies; I even got a picture of C3PO peeking out from a door. The miniature scenes are quite impressive; when taking photos of them and then looking at the photo, it's very difficult to tell that... More 

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