We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique)

quai d' Ouchy 1, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
+41 21 621 65 11
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 163.69*
and up
Montreux Chillon Day Trip from Chamonix
More Info
USD 225.85*
and up
Day Trip to Montreux, Chaplin's World Museum and Chillon Castle
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
quai d' Ouchy 1, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
+41 21 621 65 11
Write a Review
Reviews (1,944)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 852 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Olympic history is well represented at this museum. You can watch the most important episodes of olympism and learn more about its history.

Thank TonyLedgard
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This building is in a beautiful location overlooking the lake. As you approach the main building their are statues of Olympic legends. Inside their is a gift shop with some interesting Olympic memorabilia as well as a cafe. If you visit the museum their is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely worth a visit in Lausanne to see all the history of the Olympics and some fantastic visual exhibits across the years. Great way to spend an afternoon exploring all the floors and interactive exhibitions.

Thank AliRoMo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After multi stays in Lausanne finally took possibility to visit Olympic museum. Very nice view from the stairs to the lake. We were told that exposition has been renewed recently. A lot of interactive objects, toys-symbols of all the games, all the torches with complete...More

Thank Irina K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had some time and after multi visits to Lausanne took an opportunity to visit famous Olympic museum. Excellent situated, nice view from the stairs to the lake. As we were told there is a renewed exposition. Interesting colorful installation of Korean Designer. Quite some...More

Thank Irina K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The olimpyc museum is located by the lake in a fancy building. There one can learn the olimpics history, and can see eveything about it

Thank silvia c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Interactive modern museum, full of history and interesting facts. Ideal for children and family. Interactive and full of educational facts. Inspirational at times but a bit on the expensive side. It would be great to include some of the sad Olympic news as well in...More

Thank Iralexo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right from the start, the museum is in a beautiful setting: from the lakefront (Lake Geneva) you climb stairs through a series of terraces dotted with various exhibits, including the resting place of the Olympic torch between games. The museum itself is thoughtfully organized: one...More

1  Thank mikeofduluth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of memorabilia are displayed. The location is on Lake Geneva (Lac Leman) in a beautiful area. There is a nice view from the restaurant on the top floor. There is a large gift shop that didn't have anything of interest to us.

1  Thank ShortStack12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in Lausanne you should not miss this museum. It's expensive, but it's also a particularly well organized and fascinating tour through the modern Olympic movement.

1  Thank 421Traveler_123
Nearby Restaurants
Anne-Sophie Pic au Beau-Rivage Palace
450 reviews
.26 km away
La Brasserie du Royal
312 reviews
.52 km away
Croix d'ouchy
353 reviews
.51 km away
363 reviews
.46 km away
Nearby Attractions
Le Port d'Ouchy
864 reviews
.60 km away
Musee de l'Elysee
148 reviews
.18 km away
Parc Olympique
37 reviews
.34 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Subrahmanyam S
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|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
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.