Lyon and the Alps Sights

Opéra de Lyon

  • 1 pl. de la Comédie Map It
  • Presqu'île
  • Arts/Performance Venue

Published 06/25/2015

Fodor's Review

The barrel-vaulted Lyon Opera, a reincarnation of a moribund 1831 building, was designed by star French architect Jean Nouvel and built in the early 1990s. It incorporates a columned exterior, soaring glass vaulting, neoclassical public spaces, and an all-black interior. High above, looking out between the heroic statues lined up along the parapet, is a small but excellent restaurant, Les Muses de l'Opéra.

Sight Information

Address:

1 pl. de la Comédie, Lyon, 69001, France

Map It

Phone:

/04–72–00–45–00

Published 06/25/2015

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