Hôtel de ville

Put up by Simon Maupin This is a large rectangle of buildings which surround a main courtyard which has two levels separated by porticos, the façade which looks onto Terreaux square (la place des Terreaux was renovated in 1674 by Jules Hardouin-Mansart and Robert de Cotte who crowned the side pavilions and the belfry with a large dome. In the centre the tympanum supported by atlases is endowed with a statue of Henri IV.

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place des Terreaux

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Opéra
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Facing the Town Hall, the Opéra has a
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This square honours the memory of one of
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Standing proud in this square which
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Other ideas « Art and Culture »

Opéra
Opéra
Facing the Town Hall, the Opéra has a
15 minutes
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon
In the chancel that has been converted
180 minutes
Palais St-Pierre
Palais St-Pierre
This 17 and 18C palace used to house the
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