Museum rates and opening times

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Visit times

Escorted visits with or without a workshop, on weekdays only
- Monday to Friday, from May to October
- Tuesday to Friday, from November to April
From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (start of last visit)

Escorted visit with or without a workshop - conditions

To arrange a visit, you must send your pre-reservation request at least 10 working days before the date chosen for the visit and confirmed by our reservations section.
Only once we have received signed acceptance of our offer will you be guaranteed the services of one of our coaches.
Any total cancellation or partial cancellation (shortened visit) must be notified in writing at least two working days before the planned time of the visit. Failing such notification, the full price will be payable.

Min. 15, max. 18 students/children per group, aged 6 or above
Length: 90 minutes
Available in English, French and German
Fixed rate of CHF 15 per student/child, entry ticket included. At least one adult must accompany the group. One free adult entry per 10 students/children.

Preparatory visits

Free admission ticket for teachers preparing a visit.
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Available in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Arabic, Japanese and Chinese (CHF 5) upon deposit of an identity document. There is a specific version for families and a free version in French for visually impaired visitors and with hearing induction loops for hearing-impaired visitors.

Tablet for educators

Available in English, French and German free of charge (if reserved beforehand and subject to number available) upon deposit of an identity document.

Teaching resources

Downloadable in English, French and German.
Documents available

Catering facilities

Museum restaurant open all year. Reservation required for groups.
TOM café


You may consume your own food and drinks in the Olympic Park and on the terrace on level +1, but not inside The Museum itself. A snack bar is open in the Park from May to October.


Two cloakrooms with lockers can be found on the ground floor by the entrance hall and on the second floor next to the Museum café. Ask at the welcome desk.


Filming and photography are permitted in all areas open to visitors, provided such images are for private use only. For all other image purposes, please contact the press service on +41 21 621 64 04.


This features items linked to sport and our exhibitions, and can be found in the Museum entrance hall.

Getting here

See the plan

People with reduced mobility/wheelchairs

All parts of The Museum are accessible by wheelchair.
You are advised to use the north entrance from the Avenue de l’Elysée, where there are two parking spaces for people with reduced mobility.


T: +41 21 621 66 85


We answer your calls Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 12:30 and from 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

The Olympic Museum
1, quai d'Ouchy
1006 Lausanne
T : +41 21 621 65 11