What To Expect
Get the best of Lyon in one single card! For 1, 2 or 3 days, the Lyon City Card opens the doors of 22 museums and activities, as well as the entire public transportation network. This pass is the essential tool to save time and money!
The Lyon City Card offers you :
FREE access to public transportation
FREE access to Lyon's museums
FREE access to the temporary exhibitions
FREE activities (like a cruise on the river, a Guignol puppet show, a visit of a silk workshop and more)
...and many more discounts on all types of activities and shows!
In total, the Lyon City Card offers 38 cultural and recreational benefits and free public transportation to see what's best of Lyon, saving time and money.
One access to each of the attraction for all the time the card is valid
Access to all the permanent collections and the temporary exhibitions of the museums
Unlimited use of the public transportation based on "Transport days": from 5:00 to 00:30 the next day
Free Tours and Activities (reservation required)
-Walking tours by the Lyon Tourism Office
Audio guides in French, English, German, Italian and Spanish
Free entrance to the Towers of Fourvi?re Basilica (April to November)
Boat Trip on the river with Lyon City Boat ( April to October)
Maison des Canuts Silk Workshop
Free Theater Shows (reservation required, limited places available)
Guignol Theater of Lyon
Maison de Guignol Theater
Un Gone de Lyon Theater
Fine Art Museum of Lyon
Gadagne Museum: History of Lyon and Puppets of the World
Contemporary Art Museum (only open during times of exhibition)
Institute of Contemporary Art (only open during times of exhibition)
Gallo Roman Museum
Miniature and Cinema Museum
Fourviere Museum of Religious Art
Resistance and Deportation Museum
Tony Garnier Urban Museum
Gallo Roman Museum of St Romain en Gal
La Sucriere at Confluence (Open only during times of exhibition)
Dr Merieux Museum
Special offers - Galeries Lafayette Part dieu, Le printemps, Pole de loisirs Confluence (upon presentation of card)
Tourism Office Boutique, Place Bellecour - 10% reduction (excluding books)
National Opera of Lyon - 15% Reduction (excluding end of year)
Celestins Theatre - reduced price for each show
New Generation Theatre - reduced price for each show
TNP - 5 EUR reduction on adult seats, 2 EUR reduction for children
Maison de la Danse - reduced rate for all shows excluding the comedy week, exceptional nights and the end of year.
Complexe du Rire - 6 EUR reduction
Espace Gerson - 5 EUR reduction
Cyclopolitains - 10 EUR reduction
Lyon Tourism Office guided bus or bike tours - 3 EUR reduction
Lyon the Grand Tour - 2 EUR reduction
France Adventures - 10% discount for 5 acrobatic routes in the trees
Aquarium - 2.50 EUR reduction for adults and 1.5 EUR reduction for children
Meals and drinks
Tips and gratuities
It is necessary to print the voucher for this product. Electronic copies presented from a mobile device will not be accepted.
There is no charge for children under 4 years old as most attractions are free for infants.
A Junior Lyon City Card (for children and teenagers aged 4 to 15) can only be issued subject if an Adult Lyon City Card is purchased at the same time. A maximum of 3 Junior cards can be issued for 1 Adult card. Access to places and events may be refused to Junior Card holders not able to prove their age.
Most attractions are open from 10:00 to 18:00
Public transportation and many attractions are closed on May 1. Many museums are closed on Mondays.
Guided tours must be booked in advance.
All cards / passes purchased must be claimed at the redemption points located in the city. This will be indicated in the vouchers received upon booking. Cards will not be delivered to your home or hotel.
Card is activated by the user from the first validation in one of the 31 included activities. Each card is valid for one person and for consecutive days.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.