Thursday, January 6, 2011

Adirondack Lake Placid Olympic Museum


The 1932 & 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum is a quick and fun view of the impact the Olympics have had the Adirondack community of Lake Placid. 

Location: 2634 Main Street
Hours: Open daily from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (closed Thanksgiving and Christmas) 
Admissions: Adults/ $6.00, Srs.(65+) and Jrs. (12 and under) $4.00, Children six and under/ FREE
Call 518-523-1655 ext: 226 

The five Olympic interlocking rings represent the five continents of the world, united by Olympism  according to  Pierre de Coubertin, the father of the modern Olympic Games (1931)


Safety First! 


Amazing how technology has improved since this bobsled was put to use! 



Inside houses multimedia presentations, winter sports and Olympic memorabilia
While you are there take a free self-guided tour of the Lake Placid Olympic Center

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