A young girl and her older sister enjoy the screen displays at the Museum
Photo by Bill Baum/U.S Olympic & Paralympic Museum

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


There is lots going on at the top new attraction in Colorado Springs

The U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum in March welcomes spring breakers, Girl Scouts and homeschooled students with special offers and is offering a promotion for 5k for St. Patrick’s Day participants to visit the top new attraction in Colorado Springs. Be sure to check out our discounts and deals page for additional events and specials in the upcoming months.

The place to visit during spring break

Guests examine a timeline of current events compared to an Olympic and Paralympic timeline

Looking for something to do during spring break in Colorado Springs? Visit the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum! From March 19 to 28, use the promo code SPRINGBREAK to receive $10 off admission and spend your spring break learning the stories of Team USA’s greatest athletes.


Girl Scouts Week at the Museum

A father and his daughter compete in the 30-meter dash interactive exhibit

Girl Scouts Week at the Museum runs from March 8 to 14 and commemorates National Girl Scout Day on Friday, March 12. During this week, all Girl Scouts wearing their sash, vest or a Girl Scouts t-shirt will receive complimentary admission at the door. (Please note that Tuesday, March 9 and Wednesday, March 10 are closed to general admission, but groups can visit by appointment; contact [email protected] for more information or to schedule a visit.)

Buy one, get one for 5k for St. Patrick's Day participants

Guests gather in the Museum atrium

The popular 5k for St. Patrick’s Day will be held on Saturday, March 13 and start and finish in front of the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum. The Museum is offering a special for all runners to receive one free adult admission with the purchase of an adult admission. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door and must be used by March 22.

Homeschool Day at the Museum

Guests participate in the Winter Games interactive exhibits.

On Thursday, March 18, the Museum will host Homeschool Day, offering discounted admission for homeschooled students and their families to visit the Museum and learn about the history of the Games, science and technology and be inspired by the greatest Team USA athletes of all time. Flame Café will offer a $5 kids meal in conjunction with the event.

Save with the Museum's ticket package for two

The Museum continues to offer a special via Groupon: two admissions plus two pizzas and two beverages at Flame Café for just $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.  Tickets can be purchased at https://tickets.usopm.org.

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.


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