La Cité du Vin
A majestic glass tower set up on the banks of the Garonne. La Cité du Vin offers a spectacular and playful journey of the senses into the universe of wine, from ancient history up until today and across various exhibition spaces spread over 3000 m².
Les Chanteurs, Gerrit van Honthorst (1590-1656) / Milieu du XVIIE siècle / Huile sur toile / Lyon, Musée For 2018, two ambitious exhibitions have
des Beaux- Arts / © Photo Alain Basset - Lyon MBA been added to an already rich cultural programme: • WINE AND MUSIC, harmony and dissonance (16th – 19th century), March 23 to June 24 2018. An exhibition to see and to hear! Nearly 150 works from French and European collections: paintings,ceramics, scores, music books,instruments, costume jewellery...a selection of excerpts of operas and ballets, songs and unpublished drinking songs. • GUEST WINE REGION: From 5th October 2018 to 6th January 2019, La Cité du Vin will play host to the Porto’s vineyards: the third oldest protected wine region in the world, with rich cultural landscapes that have been listed by UNESCO. www.laciteduvin.com