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Maison du Crible Review

This 17th-century mansion is one of Lyon's oldest. In the courtyard you can glimpse a charming garden and the original Tour Rose—an elegant pink tower. In those days, the higher the tower, the greater the prestige. This one was owned by a tax collector. Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose (the more things change, the more it's the same thing).

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  • Address: 16 rue du Bœuf, off Pl. du Petit-Collège Vieux Lyon, Lyon, 69005 | Map It
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: Daily 10–noon and 2–6
  • Location: Vieux Lyon and Fourvière
Updated: 02-23-2013

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