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Museum of the Resistance and its collection

Museum of the Resistance

The Centre d'histoire de la résistance et de la déportation (the Center for the History of the Resistance and Deportation), also called the Museumm of the Resistance is a museum in Lyon that is situated on the former site of a French military health school. The museum illustrates the French Resistance as well as Jewish deportation in the Second World War. The building itself, was occupied by Nazi Germany, when it was used to torture resistance members, including high-profile member of the Resistance Jean Moulin. The exhibitions of the museum is centered around 3 pillars, namely: commitment, information & propaganda and space & time.

History & Anthropology  History & Anthropology

Museum of the Resistance
14 Avenue Berthelot
69007 Lyon

Visitor information Museum of the Resistance

Opening hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
10:00 – 18:00
10:00 – 18:00
10:00 – 18:00
10:00 – 18:00
10:00 – 18:00

Closed on public holidays, except May 8th and November 11th.
Sundays 24 and 31 December, early closure at 17h.


0 – 18Free
Normal rate€6.00


Wheelchair accessible

Location & Map

14 Avenue Berthelot, Lyon

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