Puppet Theater Guignol From Lyon


Gratuit avec le Lyon City Card

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.

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!


Open Monday to Friday from 9 am to 5 pm, and on show days from 10.30 am to 3.30 pm.
Open at weekends only on the dates of the shows.
Booking compulsory.
Depending on availability.
Except adult programme. 


+33 4 78 29 83 36

Théâtre Le Guignol de Lyon