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Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique)

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Address: quai d' Ouchy 1, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
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MUST GO TO if in Lausanne!

Awesome place to spend a couple hours! Takes you through the olypic journey since the beginning! Souvenir shop is great too! Don't miss this if you're in the SIlicon valley of... read more

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Awesome place to spend a couple hours! Takes you through the olypic journey since the beginning! Souvenir shop is great too! Don't miss this if you're in the SIlicon valley of sports!

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Knysna, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is an absolute must if you go to Lausanne. One of the best museums in the world. A wealth of information and exhibits to see and experience. Just to see Jesse Owens' shoes is breathtaking, This museum is a must before you breath your last on this earth.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a great museum, far more interesting and entertaining than you would imagine! Lots of memorabilia from the sports stars we all know, and some great interactive games.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

must try to compete on the 100m runway against bolts pace you ll be amazed it has been recently totally refurbished/ remade and has fun activities to do with all the family as well as a free cinema room very nice gardens to enjoy if the day is a bit sunny and the cafeteria on top floor is great to... More 

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Fairway, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You don't have to be an athlete to appreciate the Olympic Museum. History buffs will have plenty to see and there are exhibits for all ages. Some are very nostalgic as they remind one of the fashions, news events and famous athletes that television coverage of more modern Olympic Games brought to us.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You cant go to Lausanne without visiting the Olympic Museum. It would be like going to Rome and not seeing St Peter's! Very good museum with lots of Olympic history, memorabilia and activities. Make sure you read through the interactive screens as there is a lot of Olympic nostalgia that many, including myself, would not be aware of. Well worth... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A visit to Lausanne would not be complete, without seeing the Olympic museum. It is relatively easy to find, located on Quai dOuchy, which runs along the banks of Lake Geneva (Leman). The museum itself is located at the top of the hill, so be warned it is a relatively steep climb up the steps (I suspect will be a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For those who love sports and its history this is an amazing place and if it is sunny just sit outside and enjoy the amazing view near the olympic flame and enjoy the moment. It's pretty magic!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best modern museum that I visited. The building offers maximum comfort to visitors exposures are digitized and presented in an interesting way.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hard work pays off - and this beautiful museum holds records of every amazing moments of the Olympic resulted from all the athlete's hard work I am not really into sport yet I am loving the history and the milestones shown in this museum..

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