Practical information

Practical information


To ensure the safety of visitors, the museum has implemented the preventive measures decided on by the Government for public services. The museum is open under the usual conditions. Suitcases and large bags are prohibited. Visitors in possession of any kind of weapon (such as knives, switchblades or any other dangerous or potentially dangerous object) shall not be permitted to enter the museum. These objects cannot be consigned for storage.


The museum kindly asks visitors for their understanding when faced with slowdowns due to security procedures at the entrances.


Phone +33 (0)4 28 38 12 12

Opening hours

Tuesday to Friday: 11 am – 7 pm

Open late until: 10 pm on Thursday

Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 10 am – 7 pm


Openings and closures

Open on Easter Monday, April 17, 2017, and Whit Monday, June 5, 2017
Closed Mondays and 1 January, 1 May, 25 December
Ticket offices close 6:15 pm | Thursday at 9:15 pm


Adults (full price) – € 9.00

Adults after 5:00 pm – € 6.00

Young adults aged 18-25 – € 5.00


Detail of the package prices, discounts and gratuities on the website of the museum of Confluences


Musée des Confluences et Tony Garnier, charges apply


Musée des Confluences

86 quai Perrache

Lyon 2e


Main entrance (Cristal) : Individual visitors
Group entrance (Level -1, on the side of the museum’s front square) : groups, disabled visitors
Auditorium entrance (Level -1, Rhône side): direct access during shows, lectures and demonstrations
Doors open 1 hour prior to each performance.
The opening hours of the room are relative to artistic constraints

Public transport

Stop – musée des Confluences

Tramway — T1

Bus — C7, C10, 15, 63