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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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“special effects” (81 reviews)
“movie props” (38 reviews)
“alien queen” (29 reviews)
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60 rue Saint Jean, 69005, Lyon, France
+33 4 72 00 24 77
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

We went there this yearbook but intend to visit again. If you like miniature or doll's house this place is a must. Also for film special effects and sets it is worth visiting. With or without children this place is worth a visit.

Thank paulZ7446QO
Reviewed September 9, 2017

My hubby is a pretty big movie fan, and as we got access to the museum through our city pass we decided to check the place out. It was surprisingly large (8 floors) and had a sizable collection of artifacts from both famous and less...More

Thank Jenz99
Reviewed September 8, 2017

I took my visiting family composed of youngsters of 5 and 8 years old and another one 16 yrs, plus the parents and me the old chat above 65 yrs. I can tell you everybody enjoyed the two parts of the Museum (the cinema part...More

Thank Bernard L
Reviewed September 6, 2017

this place is perfect for cinema lovers. There are so man things to see : props, costumes, interesting documentaries, scenery, etc

Thank Léa G
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Amazing collection of actual sets and props from very famous movies. Fully animated Queen from the Aliens movie. Demonstration of miniatures sets from famous movies and how they were built and scenes filmed. Well worth the visit.

Thank RedHand55
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Excellent place. Lots to see with many very hard to come by exhibits. Most models look well preserved. More importantly, there are sympathetic, friendly and helpful guides working there. My trip there was the highlight of my stay in Lyon which confirms the popular opinion...More

1  Thank gamfruit
Reviewed September 3, 2017

We found this museum by chance, and were not disappointed. it was really interesting and definitely worth going!

Thank sarah o
Reviewed August 31, 2017

Amazing miniatures and the oddest collection of film props and characters. Including very scary alien animatronics.

Thank Bourgonvilia
Reviewed August 28, 2017

As I was travelling with a film fanatic this was a must for him but it was beyond my estimations, with 7 rooms of film memorabilia and an amazing collection of handmade miniatures, something different for everyone. A must see-but take heed of the no...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed August 27, 2017

The museum isn't that big, but everything inside is very interesting. I don't remember how much we paid but it was well worth it.

Thank 93med
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