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Musée d'Histoire de Lyon

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Musée d'Histoire de Lyon

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1 Place du petit College A Quelques Centaines de Metres du Metro Vieux Myon, 69005 Lyon France
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LYON GHOST TOUR: Haunted City Center Exploration Game

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Embark on a quest around Lyon by solving clues that will take you to the most haunted places in the city, all with the help of your smartphone. Unlock new stories as you discover on your own St. Jean Baptiste Cathedral, Loyasse cemetery, Montee du Gourguillon, and more.<br><br>+ Discover the most haunted streets, villas, and squares in the city<br>+ Find out the horror stories of the people who used to live there<br>+ Solve clues on your phone while you visit the haunted Lyon<br><br>Each clue will lead you from one place to another, giving you exact directions, so you won’t need a map, a GPS or a guide. When you solve it and guess the answer, the secret story of that place is unlocked. Start and stop whenever you want.<br><br>Along the way, you’ll find horror stories that will give you the chills. Dare you go on this tour?
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1010bernardf wrote a review Oct 2019
London, United Kingdom178 contributions123 helpful votes
This was interesting to get an insight into how life was before, but the circuit of rooms was endless and 3/4 of the way in we decided we had had enough.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Andrea Y wrote a review Oct 2019
Strasbourg, Alsace, France55 contributions14 helpful votes
Plenty to see. Learned a lot about Lyon! From Roman times to post war immigration. Nice building too. Staff very helpful and friendly. You can go out and get back in again on the same ticket in the same day, so even managed to fit in a restaurant at lunchtime!
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Date of experience: October 2019
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GYWX wrote a review May 2019
Wexford, Ireland777 contributions210 helpful votes
We thought this would be a quick visit but it goes on for so many levels. It gives a long view of the development and bloody history of the city of Lyon from Roman times to the Révolution.
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Date of experience: April 2019
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David W wrote a review May 2019
Worcester, United Kingdom31 contributions11 helpful votes
>2000 years of history on display. Fascinating museum with many historic events described and plenty of artefacts, maps, documents and models on display
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Date of experience: May 2019
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woostergirl wrote a review Apr 2019
San Mateo, California103 contributions43 helpful votes
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We came for the puppet museum and stayed for the history museum! The puppet museum is very interesting and has lots of different kinds of puppets. Some were a little spooky to my 3.5 year old but he experienced it all. They had puppets for the kids to try and a mini stage that was fun. The history museum was great. It has 30(!) rooms telling the history of Lyon from prehistoric days to the present day. In every other room, they had a children’s activity set up, in one room it was about crests and kids could create their crest. In another it was weaving patterns using plastic templates. The activity related to the objects in that gallery. We spent two hours there in total between the two museums.
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Date of experience: April 2019
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