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Roman museum, Lyon, France

 
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added on the 1st of April, 2009
Visit the archaeological museum of Lyon. It has got a good open air part, with partly restored city quarters. Tel.: 04 72 38 81 90

Address:
17 rue Cleberg, Lyon 69005, Frankreich

On the web:
http://www.lyon.fr/vdl/sections/en/tourisme/copy_of_patrimoine/quartier_antique_fourviere/

 
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