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A Flowery Tree

A very large and colourful sculpture on the banks of the Rhone , an ideal oppertunity for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
R G
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Dublin, Ireland
Just for Fun

This was a fun piece of artwork, much bigger than you would expect, but typical of Lyon which seems... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
JRNSydney_Australia
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Cherrybrook, Australia
via mobile
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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average27%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“modern art” (2 reviews)
“colorful” (4 reviews)
“photos” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Place Antonin Poncet, 69002, Lyon, France
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Reviewed yesterday

A very large and colourful sculpture on the banks of the Rhone , an ideal oppertunity for photographers to use their talent,

Thank R G
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

This was a fun piece of artwork, much bigger than you would expect, but typical of Lyon which seems to like a style with modern architecture. On a map the tree looks hard to find, but most visitors will find themselves in Place Bellacour at...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Another nice surprise to stumble upon whilst exploring Lyon - bet is looks even more lovely when the sun is shining on it...

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

The work of the Korean artist Jeong Hwa Choi, The "Flower Tree" was one of the works of the Biennale of Contemporary Art 2003 in Lyon. Due to be removed, it was purchased by the city in 2006 and installed outdoors, near the place Poncet...More

Thank Larry C
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

It's very colorful and distinctive and easy to see when touring Lyon by bus. I'm not sure how it fits in with the overall architecture of Lyon but it is a landmark.

Thank Sue M
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

I was there with my husband and son, the tree is so beautiful! We loved. Congratulations for the artist.

Thank cristiane c
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

Don't bother! Lyon has plenty of interesting art -historical or contemporary. Only if you think that Jeff Koons or Dale Chiluly are the acme of contemporary art...

Thank Bernard B
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

The story behind the tree is interesting and it is in a great location next to the fountain where all the local kids play

Thank Brian D
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Only saw this very quickly and recognized it because I had read about it and seen pictures. Wasn't sure what the effect would be in person. It's interesting and more appealing than I thought it would be.

Thank PrairieJane
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

What a surprise bouquet of joy! Perfectly situated to bless those walking through the city or those driving by.

Thank WanderingOnion
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