Guided Tours


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Guided Tours

The 1930's apartment (20’)

Go back 70 years, to discover how people lived in the 1930s in a modern flat, totally refurbished thanks to the recollections of the inhabitants of “Cité Tony Garnier”.

Discovery Tour (1h30/1h45)
(includind the visit of the 1930's apartment)

This tour is recommended if you want to discover all the aspects of this extraordinary museum: the open air tour and its murals, life in a 1930s flat, Tony Garnier, and the history of a social housing area from 1933 to the present time.

Tony Garnier and the Industrial City (1h15)
(including the visit of the 1930's apartment)

This tour introduces the personality and the masterpieces of this visionary architect, who strongly influenced the history of architecture. For all the people who are interested in the life of a city, its creation, evolution etc.

An exemplary rehabilitation (1h30/1h45)
(including the visit of the 1930's apartment)

Designed in cooperation with the buildings public owner (OPAC du Grand Lyon), this tour tells the story and gives an assessment  of a unique example of urban transformation. You will discover the various aspects of a human experiment: technical, political, social, economic and cultural. Ideal tour for professionals working in the social housing sector and for all those who are interested in contemporary urban transformations.

Coming soon... New tours

Discover the murals illuminated during a nocturnal guided tour.
Tony Garnier architectural heritage in Lyon (with a visit of the Halle Tony Garnier for example)
The industrial heritage in the 8th district of Lyon


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