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Cour des Voraces

29 rue Imbert Colomes, 69001, Lyon, France
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Gives you goosebumps

What a great place to visit. The history around it is so exciting and you wish the walls could talk.

Reviewed 26 April 2017
sushiDarmstadt
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Europe
WoW

What a lovely place Cour des Voraces is. It's so simple yet so interesting. I wanted to just stay... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2017
Dipanshu9W
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Bengaluru, India
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
25 Apr 2017
“Gives you goosebumps”
31 Jan 2017
“WoW”
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29 rue Imbert Colomes, 69001, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

What a great place to visit. The history around it is so exciting and you wish the walls could talk.

Thank sushiDarmstadt
Reviewed 31 January 2017

What a lovely place Cour des Voraces is. It's so simple yet so interesting. I wanted to just stay there and look at it.

Thank Dipanshu9W
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

This was somewhat difficult to find. It was interesting but I liked the traboules in the old city much better. So in my opinion go here only as a stop on the way to the old city. Wouldn't recommend as a destination by itself.

Thank Saif A
Reviewed 22 January 2016

We had a guided tour of "pente de la Croix-Rousse" and the related struggles of the local silkworkers (Canuts) - how they were the first to get minimum wages in 1848. We learned that this particular place was probably named after a confederation of workers...More

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 14 January 2016

One of the most impressive courtyard in Lyon. In the middle of the traboules network of "les Pentes" downhill from la Croix-Rousse a very unusel building which was used for a scene in "the unbearable lightness of being" supposed to take place in Prague but...More

Thank rowl2112
Reviewed 17 September 2015

One of my faverite traboule in Lyon. A must do. Traboules were done as passages for workers to bring their tissues to the Rhone for boat exportation.

Thank Wakitrip
Reviewed 20 November 2013

If you are into history and unique building, visiting this place maybe of interest to you. This place has an important role to the silk workers of Lyon during one of the revolution in the past. The photo shown on the internet is too beautiful...More

Thank mardhiy
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