Open every day from 10:00AM to 6:30PM except on Sundays and public holidays

The Maison des Canuts is the living memory of the expertise that made Lyon unforgettable for its silk factories. During the guided tour, you will discover: Jacquard’s invention illustrated by a handloom weaving demonstration, the silkworm’s cycle, the cultural aspect of the canuts and the reality of the regional silk industry situation in the 21st century.


Careful : Maison des Canuts will be closed on Friday July 21th to August the 2nd. Reopenung the 3rd at 10 am.

English guided tours on Mondays and Saturdays at 11am from March 15th and October 15th, EXCEPT ON SEPTEMBER THE 16th


Guided tours : Individuals