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“So much to take in”

Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique)
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Day Trip to Montreux, Chaplin's World Museum and...
Ranked #3 of 92 things to do in Lausanne
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Reviewed April 24, 2014

There is a lot to look at, but also plenty of interactive things for small people to open, press, push, select. Great video montages, and historical costumes and equipment. The display of Olympic torches was good as were the medals from all the games. The service in the cafe was very slow, and although the view was great, it was very expensive for what it was.

Thank Penny S
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Reviewed April 23, 2014

The difference between the equipment of the past and present and very good value, take time reading the history, the medal room is fantastic

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Reviewed April 20, 2014

This museum is located right by shore of Lac Leman, about a 5-10 minute stroll from the Ouchy metro station along the lake shore. The museum grounds host a series of various sculpture and is a veri nice park in its own right.

The exhibits in the museum are very well done, starting with the origins of the Olympic Games in the Ancient Greek time, continuing to the origin of the modern Olympic Games, and up to how the games evolved until now.

One drawback in my opinion is the rather expensive entrance fee at 18 CHF for adults. Despite this , it is highly recommended for any one that happens to be around the area.

Thank skydownkuo
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Reviewed April 16, 2014

New look for this museum... We can start with Olypmia and the Greek's time... till our time. Interactive, interesting... A good relooking for a nice looking...

Thank CedricTrotter
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Reviewed April 15, 2014

The museum is rather small but has some very nice exhibits and is located in its own little park directly at the lakeshore. Definitely worth seeing if you are into sports in general and Olympics in particular.

Pic a sunny day as the park is part of the ambience.

Thank Dansku
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