attractions List of Famous Lyon Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Lyon skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Lyon architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Lyon are included on this list. Information about these Lyon buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Lyon and older historic landmarks.

The list you're viewing has a variety of buildings, like Opéra Nouvel and United States Post Office, in it.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Lyon?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Lyon. Famous architectural houses within the city of Lyon are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.

A new bridge, consisting of three metal arches (119 m) resting on two stone piers, was rebuilt between 1897 and 1899. It was dynamited by the Germans on 3 September 1944, and was not re-built ...more

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City/Town: Lyon, Rhône, France, Rhône-Alpes, Alps-Mediterranean Euroregion, + more

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Bridge Change


The bridge was demolished in 1974 and not replaced. ...more

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City/Town: Lyon, Rhône, France, Rhône-Alpes, Alps-Mediterranean Euroregion, + more

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Bridge Raymond Poincaré


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City/Town: Lyon, Rhône, France, Rhône-Alpes, Alps-Mediterranean Euroregion, + more

Opened: Jan 01 1989


Lyon Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral dedicated to Saint John the Baptist, in Lyon, France. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Lyon. ...more

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City/Town: Rhône, France

Opened: Jan 01 1480

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