Maison de La Confluence

Maison de La Confluence, is THE place to learn about and discuss this urban project. Located in a, former warehouse at the wholesale market, it is open to the public, with a team of coordinators present to answer visitors’ questions.



About the urban project

The exhibit "Cultivons la ville en bonne intelligence" (Cultivating the City Intelligently) offers regularly updated presentations explaining the project: a scale model (1/750), hyper-realistic 3D, real-time models, a documentary film "Lyon Confluence, la ville en pointe" and more. A patio on the south side of the building gives a perfect view of the work sites and overlooks the future market district.

The centre is open Wednesday to Friday, 2pm - 6pm. 

Group visits (more than 10 people) by reservation only.Send an email to or call +33 (0)4 78 38 74 00.


Due to the COVID19 epidemic, the "Maison de La Confluence" is closed until further notice. 

Public consultation

Maison de La Confluence is also the gathering place for public discussion, workshops, conferences and visiting delegations. If you would like to attend one of these gatherings, send an email to

On the occasion of the reopening of the House of Confluence on Saturdays from 2 to 6 pm from May 14th to July, 9th , a family entertainment program proposes to (re) discover the La Confluence . Everyone can explore the multifaceted in workshops , city walks and other festive events in May, June and July. For more information (french), click here

Useful information

Addresse: 73 rue Smith, in Lyon’s 2nd district (peninsula).

Public transport:
* Tramway line T1, Hôtel de Région-Montrochet stop
* Bus S1, Hôtel de Région-Montrochet or Charlemagne-Casimir Périer stop
* Vélo'v bikes: Patinoire Charlemagne or Hôtel de Région station




rue Smith, 69002 Lyon



Discover the La Confluence area

Learn about La Confluence on our free mobile app: My Confluence, on IOS or Android, in French or English.

You can also get the "Parcours Urbains" guidebook published by Archibooks, available at all fine bookstores (€9).

Maison de La Confluence, 73 rue Smith, Lyon 2ème