Lake Placid Olympic Museum, Lake Placid

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Tell the world about the Olympic movement and Lake Placid's rich winter sports history in order to promote the values of the Olympic Games to the broadest possible audience.
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  • Visit! Wonderful little museum, Buy the "passport" to get entry here and at the ski jump and the gondola ride at Whiteface.  more »
  • Our group was a little hesitant to tour this as museums are often quite "dry", but this one, while small, was packed with lots to see and learn. There is memorabilia from both the 1932 and 1980 Olympi...  more »
  • The Olympic Museum is fantastic. If you love or follow the Olympics this is the place to go. The "artifacts" and stories are very, very interesting. It's well worth the cost of admission, and you can ...  more »
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  • Great little museum. It was really cool to see all of the history of the two winter Olympics that have been held in lake placid.
  • One of my favorite places to go!!!! Its so awesome to see the sites! You need to have two days to tour and you must ride the bobsled!
  • Very interesting and cool museum. It's a small space but a lot of history to learn about. Highly recommend.
  • It is on the small side but had a lot of historical information about the winter Olympics and the reason why lake placid is a great place
  • Olympic museum was small. Not exciting. Free skating was super fun.
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