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Date
20 Sep 2004
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IOC News , museum-news-articles

Olympic Museum - Weekend events, 25-26 September


In the framework of the exhibition Destination Olympia, 5 B.C., the Olympic Museum in Lausanne is offering a diverse programme linking ancient and modern sport and culture. On the programme are various guided tours of the current temporary exhibition, workshops for young people, offers for associations and businesses, educational files, discovery sheets, themed workbooks, etc.

Information on 021 621 65 11.

The week's events at the Olympic Museum

Saturday 25 September
: 4th Museum Night . Twenty-two Lausanne museums come alive from 2 p.m. to 2 a.m..

Olympic Museum programme

2.30 p.m.
: Guided tour of the Destination Olympia exhibition

from 3 to 5 p.m.
: Sporting moves of yesteryear and today. Athletes compare the sports from the ancient Games with those of the modern Games. In the Museum front or entrance hall

from 3 to 6 p.m.
: Gods and heroes in ancient Greece. Tales from mythology told in the Destination Olympia exhibition area

from 3.30 to 9 p.m.
: Dressing up and hairstyling like ancient Greeks' '. Workshop for children. In the Destination Olympia exhibition area

4 p.m.
: Guided tour of the Destination Olympia exhibition

from 5.30 to 6 p.m.
: Theatrical happenings. The spirit of competition between dramatic authors in Antiquity. Throughout the Museum

6 p.m.
: Guided tour of the Destination Olympia exhibition

from 6.30 to 8 p.m.
: Sporting moves of yesteryear and today

from 8 to 9 p.m.
: Sirtaki. Music and dance. In the Museum front or entrance hall

from 9 to 10 p.m.
: Theatrical happenings

from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
: Live Jazz with Malcolm Braff, Bänz Oester et Samuel Rohrer in the Burton Morris. The Spirit of the Game exhibition area

11 p.m.
: Guided tour of the Destination Olympia exhibition

In the Museum auditorium
: Non-stop showing of the Opening Ceremony and highlights of the 2004 Athens Games ' ' .

from 6 to 11 p.m.
: Olympic Museum Restaurant. Extend your trip to Greece by discovering its culinary specialities! Keftedes and krytharaki (meatballs with Greek pasta) at a special price of SFr 15 on presentation of the Maxicard.

from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
: Open bar in the Museum entrance hall. Special prices on presentation of the Maxicard.

Sunday 26 September
: Sunday Concert: Quatuor Arc-Anches. Béatrice Zawodnik, oboe and English horn, Droujelub Yanakiew, violin, Marion Rolland, alto, and Hristo Kouzmanov, cello. Works by Marcello, Mozart, Britten and Hennessy. oe At 11 a.m., in the Museum auditorium, tickets at the entrance. Information on 021 621 65 11.
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