Modern Art Museum

Temporary exhibitions
  • The MAC chooses to regularly renew the exhibitions it offers, which is why you will only see temporary exhibitions specially produced for its spaces.
The history of the museum
  • "Established in 1984 in a wing of the Palais Saint-Pierre, in 1995 the Musée d’art contemporain de Lyon moved to the site of the Cité internationale, a vast architectural ensemble spread over one kilometre on the edges of the Parc de la Tête d’Or, in Lyon’s 6th arrondissement. The work of architect Renzo Piano, responsible for the entire site, the museum conserves the facade of the atrium of the former Palais de la Foire, overlooking the park. The Palais was designed by Charles Meysson in the 1920s"
Information
  • The nearest Lyon City Bus stop
    Arrêt n°3 Terreaux
  • Phone
    04 72 69 17 17
  • Address
    81 quai Charles de Gaulle
    69006 Lyon
  • Closed
    Reopening 7 October 2020
  • Website
    www.mac-lyon.com

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