The Saône: Lyon, Musée Miniature et Cinéma

Inside a miniature theater at Musée Miniature et Cinéma in Lyon

One of the more unique things to see in Lyon is the Musée Miniature et Cinéma. The museum in Lyon’s old quarter holds collections devoted to the art of miniatures and to special effect techniques used in films prior to the digital age. Both portions of the museum are interesting. But of the two the exhibits of elaborate miniatures is the most distinctive and memorable; they are said to be unique in France. Continue reading