A look back at Lake Placid

40 years later, the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Digital Museum looks back at key events and moments from Lake Placid 1980, where the U.S. Men's Ice Hockey Team pulled off the Miracle...

Black History Month

Highlighting some of the men and women of Team USA and their groundbreaking achievements....

Plan your visit

Take a look at all that Olympic City USA has to offer and make your trip the best it can be....

Billy Mills: A Miraculous Comeback

During Native American Heritage Month, we look back at Billy Mills, a member of the Oglala Lakota from Pine Ridge, South Dakota, who posted one of the greatest upsets in Olympic...

Digital Museum Spotlight

When Peggy Fleming captured a gold medal in ladies’ figure skating at the Grenoble 1968 Winter Olympic Games, she brought American figure skating back to the forefront and helped the event become one of the most popular at the Winter Olympic Games.

Swimmer Michael Phelps is the most decorated Olympian of all time, with 28 medals, 23 of them gold.

Make your plans now to visit the 60,000 square foot Museum dedicated to our nation’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes and their compelling stories.

Featured Events

By pairing people with shared experiences for a 40-minute uninterrupted conversation, StoryCorps’ unique format creates meaningful discussion that preserves history.

Two weeks after the Olympic Flame is lit in ancient Olympia, Greece, the Tokyo 2020 Torch Relay begins as it travels to all 47 prefectures with the concept “Hope Lights Our Way”.

Plan your Visit

Visiting Colorado Springs

See all that Olympic City USA and the Pikes Peak Region have to offer guests of all ages.

Explore Garden of the Gods

You won’t forget the mysterious rocks that change color based on the time of day and weather conditions.



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