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Théâtre Le Guignol de Lyon

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Last updated date : 16/02/2023

The company M.A. takes over the Zonzons, to propose shows of Guignol and puppets of all kinds. They are artists, puppet researchers of all kinds, from yesterday, today, and tomorrow.

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Puppeteers, technicians, visual artists, musicians, who know Guignol closely, and have been serving him for many years, within the Collective Zonzons.

In the heart of Vieux Lyon, in the Saint Paul district, the 'Guignol de Lyon' puppet theatre brings 300 puppets to life, that have been passed on from generation to generation through the descendants of the creator of Guignol, Laurent Mourguet. Puppeteers, technicians, costume designers, decorators, authors etc all come together to bring Guignols story to life.

Different types of plays - young audience/all audiences/adult/private shows.

Don't hesitate to visit us here, and to book your private show here with us!

Practical information


2 rue Louis Carrand - 69005 Lyon 5ème


English, French


Adult : from 9 to 10 €
Child : from 6,50 to 7,50 €


All year round.


  • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs
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Théâtre Le Guignol de Lyon

2 rue Louis Carrand - 69005 Lyon 5ème

04 78 29 83 36

I go by alternative transportation

Bus : 19, 31, 40, C14 - stop Saint Paul C3, S1 - stop Gare Saint Paul Metro D station Vieux-Lyon Bateau : navette Vaporetto - stop St-Paul Carpark: St Jean and St Paul

This activity is included in the Lyon City Card!

The essential tourist and cultural pass to make the most of your stay in Lyon!