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36th CIHA World Congress - Lyon 2024

Endorsed by the French Ministry of Culture,
the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research,
and the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs.

Cultural Program

The CIHA Congress offers a series of excursions where you can discover the wealth of heritage, gastronomy and museums in and around Lyon.
Several free and paying guided tours areavailable for booking (transport and lunch are provided depending on the tour).

  • Visits/Guided tours in Lyon and the Métropole of Lyon from June 23 to 27, 2024
  • Trips (day and half-day) in the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes area on Friday 28 June, 2024

Please note that this schedule is still subject to modifications.
All guided tours and trips are need to be booked in advance.
Bookings will open from the end of March 2024 (online on this page).

 

Download the cultural programme

Visits of Lyon

Excursions

  • Golden limestone, glass and concrete, around the Couvent de la Tourette (Le Corbusier)

    9h30: Departure

    10h30- 13h30: Guided tour of the La Tourette Convent and lunch

    14h00 - 15h00: Guided tour of an art glassmaker studio

    15h30 - 17h00: Guided tour of a golden limestone quarry

    17h45 : Return to Lyon

     

    Day trip with extra fees

  • Bresse County Heritage

    9h00: Departure

    10h00- 12h00: Guided tour of the Royal Monastery of Brou

    12h00 - 13h30: Lunch

    14h30 - 15h30: Guided tour of Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne

    16h00 - 17h00: Guided tour of the Château de Fléchères

    17h45 : Return to Lyon

     

    Day trip with extra fees

  • Architecture and Industry in Loire County

    9h00: Departure

    10h00- 12h00: Guided tour of the Museum of Art and Industry in Saint-Etienne

    12h00 - 13h30: Lunch

    14h00 - 16h30: Guided tour of Le Corbusier’s site, Firminy-vert

    17h45 : Return to Lyon

     

    Day trip with extra fees

  • Museums and hi-tech conservation facilities in Grenoble

    9h00: Departure

    10h30- 12h00: Guided tour of the ARC-NUCLEART conservation facilities

    12h00 - 13h30: Lunch

    13h30 - 15h00: Guided tour of the Museum of Grenoble

    15h15 - 16h15: Guided tour of the Musée de l’Évéché

    17h45: Return to Lyon

     

    Day trip with extra fees

  • Arts and conservation in Grenoble

    9h00: Departure

    10h30- 12h00: Guided tour of the Magasin, National Center for Contemporary Art, Grenoble

    12h00 - 13h30: Lunch

    14h00 - 15h00: Guided tour of the Tour Perret (subject to confirmation)

    15h15 - 16h15: Guided tour of the Musée Hébert

    17h45: Return to Lyon

     

    Day trip with extra fees

  • Heritage and conservation in Givors

    9h30: Departure

    10h30- 12h00: Guided tour of the Église Saint-Nicolas

    12h00 - 13h30: Lunch

    13h30 - 16h30: Guided tour of the Cité des Étoiles by Jean Renaudie and of Givors’ urbans Heritages

    17h45: Return to Lyon

     

    Day trip with extra fees

  • The Puy-en-Velay Heritage

    8h30: Departure

    10h45- 12h30: Guided tour of the cloister and Cathedral ensemble of Le Puy-en-Velay

    12h00 - 14h00: Lunch

    14h00 - 15h30: Guided tour of Le Puy-en-Velay’s urban heritage

    17h45: Return to Lyon

     

    Day trip with extra fees

  • Museums in Drôme-Ardèche County

    9h00: Departure

    10h30- 12h00: Guided tour of Moly-Sabata Museum/A. Gleize Foundation, Sablons

    12h00 - 13h30: Lunch

    13h30 - 15h00: Guided tour of the Palais Idéal du Facteur Cheval, Hauterives

    16h30: Return to Lyon

     

    Day trip with extra fees

  • Heritage in Forez County

    9h00: Departure

    10h30- 12h00: Guided tour of the Castle of la Batie d’Urfé

    12h00 - 13h30: Lunch

    13h30 - 15h00: Guided tour of the Castle of Goutelas

    16h30: Return to Lyon

     

    Day trip with extra fees

  • Contemporary art and architectural heritage in Villeurbanne

    10h00- 12h00: Welcome café and Guided tour of the Institute for Contemporary Art, Villeurbanne - Guided tour of the current exhibition and presentation of the Space Brain Laboratory

    Free lunch in Villeurbanne

    Afternoon: Guided tour of the Architectural heritage of the 20 century th in Villeurbanne - Gratte-Ciel district in Villeurbanne (subject to confirmation)

     

    Free day trip