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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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Reviewed 3 days ago

Being sporting minded this place was definitely on our list of things to see. It did not disappoint. Was full of Olympic artefacts from all games. Well worth the hours I spent there even though Edwin Flack did not get a mention but Peter Norman...More

Thank Judi M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent 10 days traveling through Switzerland and the French Alps and this museum was one of our top spots. It is very exciting to relive the olympiads, remember the host cities and their champions. The displays are interactive and entertaining for all ages. I...More

Thank allval
Reviewed 1 week ago

When the sponsoring organization opens a museum you won't get the full picture. This museum conveniently touts all the "great" development that happens before the Olympics and ignores the legacy of increasingly costly Olympics that result in buildings that end up as ruins, abandoned immediately...More

Thank Anna911
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a sports fan and are interested in the history of the Olympic Games, then go and visit this fine Museum. You will learn a lot about the history, athletes, locations, opening ceremonies, etc. on an interactive Parcours. It is something for all...More

Thank ThomasRi
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic place the Olympic Museum is - firstly the amazing view over Lake Geneva but also the great interactive displays - we thoroughly enjoyed all the exhibits and would highly recommend to anyone with any interest in sport

Thank 605deenay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With an astounding view over the lake, the museum offers many interactive activities and has a restaurant at the top floor. The path of the visit takes you through the origins of the Olympiads and brings you to nowadays institutions. Written descriptions are only in...More

Thank mike_z750
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was nice to visit the museum, took beautiful pictures, its about 1 hour trip to walk and taking pictures , very close to the train station

Thank Shelimashrafahmed
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this local attraction! Very well done and highly entertaining and set in a beautiful and easily accessible location.

Thank JerseyAndi
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Right on Lake Geneva this museum just amazed me. I am not crazy on the Olympics but this museum was out of this world and so worth a visit. Not boring in any way lots of interactive things to do. No flash photography allowed. Catch...More

1  Thank david z
Reviewed 27 November 2017

My daughter likes the Olympic Museum on she shore of Lake Geneva in Lausanne Ouchy, so I visit with her from time to time. The history of the Olympic movement, the Olympic disciplines and historic performances, as well as the Olympic spirit - all are...More

Thank schmidtmg
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9 December 2017|
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Response from Devendra R | Reviewed this property |
I'd give 1 - 1.5 hours.
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6 September 2017|
Response from siddle45 | Reviewed this property |
18CHF. The museum is over three floors covering different aspects of the Olympics e.g. Ancient Olympics, items belonging to medal winners etc.
19 May 2016|
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Response from JC_movieman | Reviewed this property |
Not really from what I noticed, some interactive stuff, but mostly for adults interested in the rise of the olympic movement. They might enjoy the gardens outside, but a day more for adults.