Discover Lyon city and its Festival of Lights in miniature
More than 1000 buildings reproduced, 35 000 mini characters, thousands of vehicles, 50 000 hours of work, 20 people at work… Nothing’s too big for our Mini Lyon ! From the Tête d’Or park to Fourvière Hill through Rhône’s swimming pool or Bellecour Square, travel through the emblematical places of the beautiful city of Lyon. This new miniture world made in 3 sections, separated, like in the real city, by the two rivers, Saône and Rhône. A spectacular scenography awaits you, made by lights and projections that recreates the day and the night on Lyon’s roofs with the rivers sinking into the horizon. Each night, some of the most beautiful works of the Festival of Lights’ history set the the front of representative buildings of the city aglow… Rendez-vous from the 20th december 2018 to the complete opening of this new world.
Discover the heart of Lyon like you’ve never seen it! From Bellecour’s square to the Terreaux’s, passing by the Célestins theatre and the Fresque des Lyonnais, every emblematic place in Lyon’s Presqu’île will be there!
This area will particularly give pride of place to the mythical Festival of Lights, since every place of interest reproduced (Terreaux, Bellecour, Fresque des Lyonnais, Opéra, Célestins) will give the opportunity to re-experience some of the most beautiful works from the Festival. They are projected simultaneously on the different buildings.
Vieux Lyon / Fourvière / Saint-Jean:
That’s the biggest district of our Mini Lyon and the one that will make you gain altitude! A platform gives you the possibility to go up to the Fourvière hill and have a wonderful view of the whole Mini Lyon! The characteristic streets of the Vieux Lyon are reproduced, as well as the bucolic view on the quais de Saône with the colored buildings, the Saint-Jean cathedral or the 24 colomns of the Palais de Justice!
Part-Dieu/ Tête d’Or/ Quais du Rhône
The last part of our Lyon world will enlighten the Tête d’Or park, the Rhône swimming pool, the Préfecture district and the business district with the Part-Dieu tower as well as the monumental Incity tower, entirely reproduced. Keep you eyes wide open, a lot of scenes are to discover, at every floor, even in the higher ones!