Coming to Izieu

Maison d’Izieu, plan général (BD)
Maison d’Izieu, vue générale du site (ER)
Maison d’Izieu, plan rapproché (BD)

Coming to Izieu

Maison d’Izieu
mémorial des enfants juifs exterminés
70 route de Lambraz
F – 01300 IZIEU

 

GPS

Latitude : 45.6520131
Longitude : 5.6412305

 

By car or chartered bus

 

From Lyon (69) or Chambéry (73)
Leave the A43 autoroute at Exit 10 (Le Pont de Beauvoisin / Les Abrets), take the Belley direction on the D592 until Aoste, then follow the “Musée-mémorial d’Izieu” signs.

 

From Grenoble (38)
Take the D1075 through Voiron and Les Abrets.
From Les Abrets, take the Belley direction on the RD592 until Aoste, then follow the “Musée-mémorial d’Izieu” signs.

 

From Bourg-en-Bresse (01)
Take the D1075 to Pont d’Ain,
then past Amberieu-en-Bugey and Lagnieu.
Continue via Sault-Brénaz, Serrières-de-Briord and Port-de-Groslée.
After Saint-Benoit, take the D19 to Brégnier-Cordon. At the hamlet of La Bruyère (part of Brégnier-Cordon), take the Izieu direction and follow the “Musée-mémorial d’Izieu” signs.

 

From Belley (01)
Take the D992 via Peyrieu, then Murs-et-Gélinieux. After the Murs roundabout, turn right and do not take the bridge over the River Rhône. Turn right again to enter the hamlet of La Bruyère (part of Brégnier-Cordon). At the first cross-roads, turn right towards Izieu and follow the “Musée-mémorial d’Izieu” signs.

 

From Aoste (38)
Take the Belley direction at the traffic lights in the centre of the village. Go through Saint Didier d’Aoste. After the bridge over the River Rhône, turn left. From the hamlet of La Bruyère, continue straight on towards Izieu and follow the “Musée-mémorial d’Izieu” signs.

The Maison d’Izieu is not served by any mass transport system; no trains or buses go directly to the site.

 

Closest TGV stations:
Lyon Saint-Exupéry and Lyon Part-Dieu. On average, you need 50 minutes to 1h15mins in a private car to reach the Memorial.

 

Closest SNCF stations:
La Tour du Pin and Culoz. On average, you need 30 to 40 minutes in a private car to reach the Memorial.