Olympic Museum

The Olympic Museum’s collections include items from all over the world, spanning the period from ancient times to the present day. The collections began to take shape in 1915, and have continued to grow and develop over the years.  Its permanent exhibition tells the story of the grand plan of the Baron de Coubertin, the founder of the modern Games, who died in 1937. It has many historical objects, including Olympic torches from all of the Olympic Games and pieces of equipment used by top athletes to win the gold medal. Temporary theme-based exhibitions focus on current events.er von aktuellen Themen.



Museum: Olympic Museum
City: Lausanne
Country: Switzerland
Address: Quai d'Ouchy 1
Website: https://www.olympic.org/museum