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Lyon and the Alps Sights

Tour Métallique (Metal Tower)

  • Colline Fourvière Map It
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Updated 04/15/2014

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Beyond Fourvière Basilica is this skeletal metal tower, built in 1893 and now a television transmitter. The stone staircase at the foot of it—the Montée Nicolas-de-Lange—is a direct but steep route from the basilica to the St-Paul train station.

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Colline Fourvière, Lyon, 69005, France

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