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Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique)

quai d' Ouchy 1, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
+41 21 621 65 11
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quai d' Ouchy 1, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
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"olympic museum"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

While there was some interesting history here, it was disappointing that the museum all but overlooked the massacre at the 1972 Olympics in Munich (there is a tiny paragraph summarizing it in the section detailing all the Games, but no memorial for it). It was...More

Thank gzwmom2015
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great museum inside and out. Outside there is a 100 m track, and pole vault and high jump bars set at the staggering world record height. Inside there are short videos of all the Olympic Games, a temporary exhibit of the development...More

Thank Tony B
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a really cool museum right on the lake shore. So much to see and do, you would need a half a day. It just brings memories of past Olympics flooding back. Really well done.

Thank Chuckieirish
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We decided to visited Lausanne for a afternoon and based on all recommendations we collected, the No place to visit there Olympic Museum. It didn’t disappointed us. We paid 18 CHF per adult ticket and spent 3h there. It’s nice place and with a bit...More

Thank Deni M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best view overlooking lower Lausanne from the restaurant balcony. Although all the tables were reserved we were able to have coffee before the lunch service. Swiss priced- ouch Many statues on the walk up from the lake Generally those in bronze were effective ,...More

Thank hem0116
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Walk back over 120 years of sporting history - great social commentary on how sports movement has evolved with political influences over past century, with a terrace perhaps with best views in the world

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Unless you have visited this museum, you can’t figure what it means to be the best pole vaulter or high jumper in the world. See how the equipment has changed over a century, the whole story of the Olympics is there for you to see....More

Thank A7842DKeva
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Reviewed 1 week ago

With more than 10,000 artifacts to see and admire,it was a dream come true to visit this impressive 3-floors museum. The tour was a part of the workshop's cultural activities, workshop that my husband attended. The workshops' attendees absolutely enjoyed this educational tour of the...More

Thank Aida S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can all history about the olympic games, the ancient and the modern. The gardens also have some sculptures and the building it's amazing.

Thank thompsonreis31
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm an Olympic nut, and this was so great. There are three floors that take you through the ancient games, the revival of the games in the late 19th century, and then the modern games. There were some fascinating exhibits on the different graphic design...More

Thank Heather R
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phenomena_12
May 19, 2018|
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No, we were walking.
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January 29, 2018|
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Yes, it is free with the Swiss travel pass.
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glenda3231
December 9, 2017|
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Response from Hristina D | Reviewed this property |
45 to 60 minutes
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