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Musee Miniature et Cinema

60 rue Saint Jean, 69005, Lyon, France
+33 4 72 00 24 77
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This stately old building is located in Vieux Lyon.
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  • Average4%
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“alien queen” (27 reviews)
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60 rue Saint Jean, 69005, Lyon, France
+33 4 72 00 24 77
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rather than a museum per se, it's an exhibition of screen used props, replicas, original re-built sets of famous movies (a whole section is dedicated to the Alien saga with a full size moving Alien Queen). Lots of objects. The last floor is dedicated to...More

Thank Daniele D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is very well set out with excellent lighting to enhance the exhibits. The movie memorabilia is extensive and the miniature scenes remarkable. In particular when the miniature is viwed tbrough a camera you would swear it was a full size scene most of...More

Thank mumfromozVictoria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum kept our interest for well over an hour with its well-planned displays. I liked that they indicated certain displays might not be suitable for children, or the sensitive. Also, the historic building itself is quite interesting. Some of the stairs are a bit...More

Thank Jacqueline T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This museum was great and the employee Christoph went above and beyond helping me relocate my lost telephone. He helped me greatly when he did not even have to. As for the museum it is awesome and I loved how much sci-fi type movies were...More

Thank Javier S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

A very different but very interesting museum full of movie props. The section with the miniature models is just amazing and so much detail! Worth a visit!

Thank PretoriaTravelfreak
Reviewed 18 June 2017

discovered this by accident and so glad i did a five story musem that centres round two main concepts - film sets/props and miniatures the film side is fascinating with lots of costumes and props as well as sets from Perfume and the original Alien...More

Thank Batboy N
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Accidently found this museum when me and my wife wandered around old town. As we are both movie lovers, we went in. It is filled to the brim of props, suits and concepts from big movies, such as star wars, stargate, gladiator etc. Every piece...More

Thank Mauritz L
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This was a really great museum. It takes about an hour to visit all the rooms. It's in a huge building that has many floors to visit. I really enjoyed my visit there. It was one of the most interesting museums I've ever visited. It...More

Thank katerinam713
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

It's easy to be reached in the old city area, being actually in a building of several floors. Lower floors are for cinema stuff (scene setting, objects used for several movies, history, explanations and examples of special effects etc; some rooms are not recommended for...More

Thank ilieadrianp
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Really, really enjoyed the museum. Good explanation on special and visual effects, costumes and masks. Most of the museum is on cinema, last 2 floors on miniatures. Captivating! M Ohlmann is a real artist and by chance he was at the exit and happy to...More

Thank Christie D
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