Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, Lyon

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Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon houses fine art in a 17th-century Benedictine convent. The museum features Egyptian antiquities, along with classical and contemporary art. You’ll see floors of fine artifacts so eclectic it may make you forget that this building was once the home of pious women chased out during the French Revolution. Put Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Lyon online itinerary planner.
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  • I found out this place on instagram first and it looked amazing so i went with my boyfriend during holiday. I really loved the collection of them and it was like small Louvre museum! 
    I found out this place on instagram first and it looked amazing so i went with my boyfriend during holiday. I really loved the collection of them and it was like small Louvre museum!  more »
  • Ticket permits re-entry that day. Spacious and wellpresented. The free map helps a bit with layout; but you do some long walks to get to some things. Signs not always clear. Visit downstiars chapel... 
    Ticket permits re-entry that day. Spacious and wellpresented. The free map helps a bit with layout; but you do some long walks to get to some things. Signs not always clear. Visit downstiars chapel...  more »
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  • Well laid out and spacious. Too much to see in a couple of hours, but the ticket allows to come back later on the same day. The lighting could be improved a bit on some paintings as the frame casts a bit if a shadow.
  • Has everything a large museum has (time periods) but on a smaller scale.

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