Olympic Torches at the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum

Things to do in August at the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum





Make the end of the summer a memorable one with a visit to the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum

Looking for things to do in Colorado Springs during August? The U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum is the premier destination for all things Team USA. Learn about the history of the Games and celebrate the achievements of U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes.

The U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum offers a fun and educational experience for the whole family. See a full set of Olympic torches dating back to 1936, experience what it was like to walking alongside Team USA members in the Parade of Nations and try your hand at one of six interactive sport demonstrations such as alpine skiing and archery.

Make plans now to visit the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum before the kids head back to school. See what’s coming up during August at the Museum below!

Back to School Special!

August 1-31

Now through August 31, don’t miss our exclusive promotion offering students a fantastic deal – $5 admission! To take advantage of this amazing offer, simply choose “Student” at check-out online or present your student ID at the door.

Purchase your tickets to the Museum online today!

Meet Paralympic medalist Tharon Drake!

August 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Don’t miss Tharon Drake’s special appearance at the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum. Tharon is a 2016 Paralympic swimmer, winning two silver medals at the Rio Games. Fans can meet Tharon and ask him about his Games experience.

Museum Ticket Package for Two

Looking for fun things to do with your friend or loved one? Now with our special Groupon ticket package for two, you can get two admissions plus two pizzas and two beverages at the Flame Café for only $59!


The 60,000-square-foot Museum, which recently was named by USA Today as the nation’s Best New Attraction in 2020, is considered one of the top places to visit in Colorado.

To maximize accessibility for all guests, the Museum features universal and inclusive design and includes accessible media, audio descriptions, wheelchair accessibility, tactility, open captioning and American Sign Language across all video content as well as other accessibility services.

The Museum has taken extensive measures to provide a safe and contactless environment so that guests can visit with confidence.

Tickets can be purchased at tickets.usopm.org.


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