Paralympic swimming champion Brad Snyder is featured on the 40-foot LED wall in the Museum atrium.
Photo by Nic Lehoux

Media Kit


Welcome to the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum!

The 60,000-square foot Museum is dedicated to U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes and their compelling stories, with the artifacts, media and technology behind the athletes who make the United States proud. The Museum focuses on the core values of the Olympic and Paralympic movements: friendship, respect and excellence; determination, equality, inspiration and courage. For photos, b roll or any other media requests, please contact us at [email protected].

Tommy Schield // director, marketing & communications

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Want to feel the Olympic spirit? Here’s how to celebrate Team USA without being in Tokyo
USA Today, July 19, 2021

U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum highlights America’s best athletes, their achievements
CBS News, July 19, 2021

At the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum, all athletes are equal
New York Times, October 21, 2020

Run against animated Olympic runners, race down a virtual slalom at this new Colorado museum
Denver Post, October 18, 2020

Flame Cafe a fine concessions arm of outsized U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum
Colorado Springs Independent, October 14. 2020

Six new museums that are opening amid the pandemic
Washington Post, October 2, 2020

Visitors safety receives gold standard at U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum
KOAA, September 4, 2020

Colorado School for the Deaf and Blind unveils Leroy Neiman Art Studio
Fox 21, September 4, 2020

Bennet tours new United States Olympic & Paralympic Museum in Colorado Springs
News Release, August 28, 2020

Colorado Springs has dining option at Olympic & Paralympic Museum
Colorado Springs Gazette, August 25, 2020

Museum honoring U.S champions is ‘a dream come true’ for city, region | From the Editor
Pikes Peak Courier, August 4, 2020

Diller Scofidio + Renfro Completes the First-Ever U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Museum
Architectural Digest, August 3, 2020

The U.S. Has Its First Museum Dedicated to the Olympics and Paralympics
Conde Nast Traveler, August 3, 2020

Photos | The U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum Public Opening Day and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Colorado Springs Gazette, August 2, 2020

Diller Scofidio + Renfro reveals its spiraling US Olympic and Paralympic Museum in Colorado
World Architecture, July 31, 2020

U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Museum spurs change in Southwest Downtown
Fox21, July 30, 2020

A Champion in Accessible Design, the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum Opens in Colorado Springs
Smithsonian magazine, July 30, 2020

US Olympic Museum In Colorado Springs Opens With ‘Anti-COVID’ Tech
Colorado Public Radio, July 30, 2020

Polis praises Olympic Museum opening in Thursday update
Fox21, July 30, 2020

Colorado Edition: Breaking Their Own Barriers
KUNC, July 29, 2020

A look inside: U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum
Colorado Springs Gazette, July 28, 2020

U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum / Diller Scofidio + Renfro
archdaily, July 28, 2020

Peggy Fleming remembers Olympic dress crafted in Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs Gazette, July 28, 2020

Former, hopeful Olympians and Paralympians lend unique perspective as U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum employees
Colorado Springs Gazette, July 28, 2020

U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum to Open Thursday
CBS Denver, July 28, 2020

Sneak Peak: Behind the doors of the new United States Olympic & Paralympic Museum in Colorado Springs
Fox21, July 28, 2020

Twisting forms and ramped galleries define DS+R’s US Olympic & Paralympic Museum in Colorado
Archinect, July 28, 2020

Legendary Painter LeRoy Neiman to Be Celebrated in Debut Exhibition at U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum
The Hype Magazine, July 23, 2020

U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum to open next week
inside the games, July 22, 2020

U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum to Open With LeRoy Neiman Exhibit
Architectural Digest, July 22, 2020

An Official Museum Dedicated to U.S. Olympics Is Opening in Colorado Next Week
Travel and Leisure, July 21, 2020

U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum sets opening date in Colorado Springs after delay
Colorado Springs Gazette, July 20, 2020

LeRoy Neiman Opens the Brand New U.S. Olympic Museum July 30
Broadway World, July 20, 2020

U.S. Olympic Museum to open July 30; will honor 1980 team
Associated Press July 20, 2020

In early days, museum project steered by former Colorado College president, Ohio governor Dick Celeste
Colorado Springs Gazette, July 19, 2020

Santa Rosa sculptor and former Olympian Peter Schifrin creates monument to Olympic athletes for new museum
Santa Rosa Press Democrat, July 17, 2020

Faster, Higher, Stronger: The U.S.’ First Olympic and Paralympic Museum
Cowboys & Indians: The Premier Magazine of the West, July 4, 2020

U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Museum installs entryway sculpture
KOAA-TV June 17, 2020

Practicing Architecture in a Pandemic
The New York Times, May 28, 2020

Colorado’s Olympic museum debuts its ‘abstract flame’ logo
Creative Review, May 21, 2020

Chermayeff & Geismar & Haviv’s striped logo for the US Olympic and Paralympic Museum takes the form of an “abstract flame”
It’s Nice That, May 19, 2020

New Olympic museum logo is pure design gold
Creative Bloq, May 19, 2020

US Olympic and Paralympic Museum unveils new logo
Inside the games, May 18, 2020

Q&A: Christopher Liedel, CEO of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Museum
Colorado Springs Gazette, May 6, 2020

9 Museum Openings Worth Planning Trips Around in 2020
Conde Nast Traveler, March 3, 2020

First of its kind U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Museum coming to Colorado Springs
9News, February 13, 2020

Inside the Leading Design-Forward Museums Opening This Year
Architectural Digest, February 10, 2020

The Most Anticipated Museum Openings of 2020
Smithsonian Magazine, January 23, 2020

The 11 Most Anticipated Buildings of 2020
Architectural Digest, January 14, 2020

52 Places to go in 2020
The New York Times, January 12, 2020

‘Miracle on Ice’ scoreboard will live in Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs Gazette, April 17, 2019

Olympic Museum backers in Colorado Springs move closer to funding for their project
Colorado Springs Gazette, March 16, 2017

Narrowing the gap: Olympic Museum organizers in Colorado Springs say they’re inching closer to fundraising goal
Colorado Springs Gazette, February 25, 2017

Olympic Museum organizers receive another boost for Colorado Springs project
Colorado Springs Gazette, February 26, 2016

Site preparation underway for U.S. Olympic Museum in downtown Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs Gazette, December 10, 2015

C4C: Some progress, stadium lags
The Colorado Springs Business Journal, November 17, 2015

City Council to vote on donating parcel to planned Olympic Museum
Colorado Springs Gazette, October 26, 2015

Who will design and build Colorado Springs’ Olympic Museum?
Colorado Springs Gazette, October 29, 2014

United States Olympic Museum given $10 million grant towards construction
Inside the Games, October 6, 2014


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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 on Ice and speed skater Eric Heiden won an unprecedented five gold medals.
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