Silk tour Lyon

Lyon Croix-Rousse

Lyon and its silk workshops were the spearhead of the fabulous silk industry in France.
Its remarquable quality was famous woldwilde, as all european royal courts ordered silk from Lyon. The frensh authority supported the silk workers through huge orders.
Its know-how have suffered from the international concurrence but museums and associations want to remind us the story in old workshops.
This history has marked its inhabitants' memories and Lyon's identity.

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For established groups only

There are no planned date for individuals on this tour. If you are an established group or wish for a private tour, you may contact the guide to get an estimate and check availability .
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