LYON, CITY OF CULTURE
A city of culture and creativity
The cultural life of Lyon is characterised above all by the perfect balance between its cultural institutions of excellence offering quality programming, its large-scale festivals, and cultural venues that are open to everyone.
That is why Lyon has been named Frances number 1 city for culture (outside of Paris) and indeed the citys culture is one of its main tourist attractions.
Festival of Lights in Lyon - © www.b-rob.com
Internationally-renowned cultural events
Biennial of Contemporary Art - © Liu Qingyuan & YAH Lab