There are loads of museums in Lyon, perfect if you get encounter one of the few annual rainy days:
Opened in 2014, Musée des Confluences
looks a bit like a stealth battleship and tells the story of mankind (so far).
86, quai Perrache - 69002 Lyon, museedesconfluences.fr
The Musée des Beaux-Arts
has an extraordinary collection of fine arts.
20 place des Terreaux, 69001 Lyon, mba-lyon.fr
The most famous exhibit at the Musée Miniatures & Cinéma
is a miniaturised version of Lyon but there is plenty about cinema and special effects to enjoy too.
60 Rue Saint-Jean, 69005 Lyon, museeminiatureetcinema.fr
The Institut Lumière
is dedicated to the birth of cinema and to the other creations of the Lumiere brothers.
25 rue du Premier – Film, 69352 Lyon, institut-lumiere.org
Find out all about life in ancient Lugdunum at the Museum of Gallo-Roman Civilization
17 Rue Cleberg, 69005 Lyon, musees-gallo-romains.com
The Galerie le Réverbère
is one of many excellent galleries on Rue Burdeau featuring contemporary art and photography.
38 Rue Burdeau, 69001 Lyon, galerielereverbere.com