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U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum announces special hours for Thanksgiving week





COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The United States Olympic & Paralympic Museum is excited to announce a change in operating hours during the week of Thanksgiving, providing an opportunity for visitors to explore the inspiring exhibits and celebrate the spirit of the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Typically closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum will be open to the public on Tuesday, November 21, and Wednesday, November 22.

Thanksgiving Week Schedule

  • Tuesday, Nov. 21: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 22: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Thursday, Nov. 23 (Thanksgiving Day): Closed
  • Friday, Nov. 24: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.


This schedule adjustment aims to accommodate visitors and families looking for an enriching and educational experience during the Thanksgiving holiday. Guests are invited to immerse themselves in the rich history of U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes, explore interactive exhibits, and be inspired by the stories of perseverance and achievement.

Fall and winter hours will resume on Friday, November 24, allowing visitors to continue their exploration of the museum’s world-class exhibits and engage in the unique experiences it has to offer.

For more information about the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum, including admission rates and exhibit details, please visit


CONTACT: Tommy Schield // // 217.840.9607

About the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum

The U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum offers an immersive and universally accessible look into the journey of Team USA’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes. Through interactive exhibits, innovative displays, and a comprehensive artifact collection, the Museum instills the Olympic values of excellence, friendship, and respect, as well as the Paralympic values of determination, equality, inspiration, and courage in every visitor. It honors yesterday’s legends with the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame while inspiring tomorrow’s legends through entertaining activities and events. The USOPM is more than a museum but a life-changing experience that will continue to educate and inspire the public to take part for generations to come.

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