The Lugdunum Museum

TOUR 11 : The Lugdunum Museum

2 hours

The ArcheologicalLugdunum Museum of Lyon was established in 1975 on the slopes of Fourvière Hill, adjacent to the ancient Roman Theatres.

The museum was founded to preserve and showcase local archaeological artworks discovered in Lyon, bearing witness to the city’s significance during Roman times.

Visiting the museum’s collection provides a splendid opportunity to immerse oneself in Lyon’s profound history as a Roman colony and the capital of the Gauls. It also offers a chance to explore and admire ancient artworks, statues, and mosaics, gaining a comprehensive understanding of the lives of Lyon’s earliest inhabitants.

Feel free to reach out for any further inquiries or to arrange a private, tailor-made tour of this Museum.