The tête - d'Or Park, French Heritage monument to Lyon 6eme arrondissement

Park created in 1856 by the Swiss architects, Denis and Eugène Bühler, at the instigation of prefect and Mayor of Lyon, Marius Vaïsse. Apart from the greenhouses of 1876 and 1897, the Park includes: the monumental entrance and its gates, designed in 1900 by architect Charles Meysson and executed by the ironworker j. Bernard
* the monument to the dead of the war of 1914-1918, built by the architect Tony Garnier on the island of remembrance from 1924 to 1930, with sculptures of Jean Larrivé (Cenotaph), l. Bertola and CL. Grange (reliefs).

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

The tête - d'Or Park
(The tête - d'Or Park, lyon 6eme arrondissement)


Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

The tête - d'Or Park, Park created in 1856 by the Swiss architects, Denis and Eugène Bühler, at the instigation of prefect and Mayor of Lyon, Marius Vaïsse. Apart from the (...) The tête - d'Or Park, French Heritage monument to Lyon 6eme arrondissement lyon 6eme arrondissement, rhone

Location and general information

  • identifier : 117282
  • item : Parc de la Tête-d' Or
  • Location of the building :
    • Rhône-Alpes
    • Rhône
    • Lyon 06
  • Address :
    • place du Général-Leclerc
    • boulevard des Belges
    • quai Achille-Lignon
    • avenue Verguin
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 69386
  • Zip code of the municipality : 69006
  • Order in the communal list : 2
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • garden
    • public garden
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 4 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 19th century
    • Second half 19th century
    • 20th century
    • 1st quarter 20th century
  • Years :
    • 1856
    • 1865
    • 1903
    • 1924
  • Date of protection : 1982/11/04 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1993/12/03

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials:
    • We do not have this information.
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building : 2 forms of decoration are present
    • ironworks
    • sculpture
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Interest of the building : Edifice labellisé XXe.
  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :8 parts of the building are subject to protection and are listed as follows :
    • closing
    • grid
    • door
    • monument
    • greenhouse
    • memorial
    • pillar
    • port
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : owned by the 1992 municipality
  • Picture : dda8179779d34e32cdfbd475de0fddf1.jpg
  • Involved in the work : VAISSE Marius (préfet, commanditaire)
  • Detail :
    • Les éléments suivants : la grille à l' entrée principale avec ses piliers dite aussi porte des Enfants du Rhône, place du Général-Leclerc
    • la grille ou porte Montgolfier, avenue Verguin
    • le monument aux Morts dans l' île du Souvenir
    • la serre hollandaise
    • les deux grandes serres
    • la serre dite des Camélias et la serre des Pandanus (cad. AC
    • DP 22, 39) : inscription par arrêté du 4 novembre 1982
  • Mérimée reference : PA00117982

Men involved in this construction


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