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Musee Miniature et Cinema

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Address: 60 rue Saint Jean, 69005, Lyon, France
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This stately old building is located in Vieux Lyon.

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Movie props and miniature rooms

A nice collection of movie props of star wars, aliens / predator, back to the future, planet of the apes to name a few. Especially the suits worn by the actual actors were really... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Stijn V
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A nice collection of movie props of star wars, aliens / predator, back to the future, planet of the apes to name a few. Especially the suits worn by the actual actors were really impressive.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The best thing about this place is the location. Great chance to view a lyonais house from the inside. The miniatures nice for younger people, the movie outfits for movie fans.

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Eastport, Maine
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Whether you're a Virgo like me, or just interested in anything miniature, you'll love this place. Doll houses, toy railroad landscapes, tiny battlefields full of tin soldiers, and historical re-creations of important events -- plus scale-models of objects created for films, from space ships to street scenes. Wonderful rainy-day activity for all the family.

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Thank Nancy A
Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This little museum is located in the Vieux Lyon and thus is popular with tourists, so much so that it can get a little cramped. There are interesting replicas of movie scenes and replicas of famous objects from all sorts of movies. On the upper floor, there are about 100 miniature scenes some of which are quite remarkable for their... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The miniature and the cinema goods are very impressive. there are basically two sections, cinema and miniature. In the cinema part, There are disciptions of the process of making films using technology and also the real things used in films. The films are well known, so I'm sure you will enjoy visiting there. In the miniature section, everything is tiny... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were bored walking vieux Lyon, we gave rhis place a chance since we crossed by, the place is really different (from Europe style) a lot of movie sceneries and the miniatures which were a marvelous discover.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is located in the historic center of the city, so it could be visited while on a walk in the rest of the city. It had many things to see and interesting details for the making of the movies, the cast etc. The last part of it includes a miniature collection which was quite nice. Enjoyed the visit... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its was really enjoyable. Both the movie memorabilia and miniatures were nice. Its a must visit for movie lovers.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Buy tickets €9 per adult and allow 2 hrs to visit. Extremely good if you know a few movies. Minature sets handmade to perfect proportions. The teenagers thoroughly enjoyed it. Lots of stairs but they had a lift and a toilet on each floor. Some seating available for resting during video shows in some of the exhibits. Some "no enfants"... More 

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Red Deer, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm not into movie memorabilia, but my teens thought this was a very interesting collection. The explanation of how special effects are created was well done. My favorite part, however, was the upper floor collection of miniature scenes. Incredible workmanship and creativity. Well worth a visit.

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