Silk Tour in Lyon

Luxury tour abour silk, major industry in Lyon history.

From the Croix-Rousse with its traboules till wokrshops in Vieux-Lyon, you will meet passionate artisans who will show you the Jacquard loom, the bombyx moths, the softness of velvet scarfs ...

Many surpriiiiises between chemistry, techniques, history, fashion, zoology, with one of the last Made in France firms.

per adult from




3 hours


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  • What's included :
    • Handmade demonstration on napped velvet
    • Silkscreen printing demo OR weaving demo on Jacquard loom according yo your preferences
    • Exhibition on silkworms available only from may to november
    • Entry/Admission - Soierie Vivante - Atelier Municipal de Tissage
    • Entry/Admission - L'Atelier de Soierie
    • Entry/Admission - Maison Brochier Soieries
    What's excluded :
    • Private transportation
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Soierie Vivante - Atelier Municipal de Tissage, 12 bis montee J. Godart, 69004 Lyon France

    Demo of silk weaving on Jacquard loom

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: L'Atelier de Soierie, 33 rue Romarin, 69001 Lyon France

    Demo of silkscreen printing

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Maison Brochier Soieries, 16 rue du Boeuf, 69005 Lyon France

    Demo of handmade painting on napped velvet.
    Exhibition of silkworms from may to november

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Croix-Rousse, Lyon France

    We will go through the traboules of Croix Rousse on the way down the hill

    Duration: 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Place de la Croix-Rousse, 69004 Lyon, France
    Return Detail :
    Traboule “Maison du Crible – Tour Rose”, 22 Rue du Bœuf, 69005 Lyon, France
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by The Foodie Lyon

Activity ID: V-211973P4

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