VISITOR
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Welcome to the
Richmond Olympic Experience!

You are about to embark on a journey of sport and Olympism where you’ll be challenged to achieve a podium of your very own.

Partake in skill-testing interactive challenges, compete on the international stage in one of our state-of-the-art simulators, and check out our digital archives.

THE JOURNEY

Start your journey in the Richmond Olympic Experience Theatre on Level 1.

Choose from a selection of thought-provoking short films that will evoke your inner athlete and put you in an Olympic state of mind.

Head to the museum
located on Level 3.

Immerse yourself in alluring artifacts, take a ride in our world-class sport simulators, and compete in multiple skill-testing interactive challenges.

Check out the Exhibits
located on Level 2.

There’s plenty more to see. Learn about Richmond Sport History, the Canadian Olympic Dream and Paralympians that are Changing the World.

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Don’t forget to take photos as you go and be sure to tag us on
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The Journey Begins

Explore the most iconic symbols of the Games. Check out Olympic torches from across the ages and around the globe, and learn about historic moments at the Games that helped shaped history.

Olympic Connections

What are Canada’s connections to the Games? Learn how Canadians, both spectators and athletes connect with the Olympic movement.

Canada’s Game

As Canadians our love of hockey unites us! Learn about our great nation’s passion for the game and the many greats that have made hockey part of our national identity.

True Colours Globe

The Olympics bring the world together. Learn about countries that are eligible to send athletes to the Games and highlights of their participation to date.

Be a Broadcaster

Ever wonder what it be would like to be a television sports broadcaster? Challenge yourself to broadcasting an Olympic sporting event!

Olympic Highlights and Data Lounge

Relive some of the most iconic moments in the history of Olympic and Paralympic Games. Tune in to the Olympic Games Channel and access countless trivia questions and multimedia footage of Olympians.

Becoming an Athlete

Put yourself in the shoes of an Olympian and compete on the global stage! Ride in state-of-the-art sport simulators or test your skills in multiple interactive challenges.

Honouring Excellence

Experience the wonder of the Olympic medals! View breathtaking medals from around the world that are reflective of a host nations history and culture.

Evolution of Sport

Go through time for a look at how the science and technology behind sporting equipment has evolved over the years.

Mascots of our Time

Learn about the design inspiration and characteristics behind some of the most iconic Olympic mascots of Canada.

Olympic History Was Made Here 

Learn about the Richmond Olympic Oval and the lasting legacy of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic Games.  

Paralympians Changing the World

View artefacts highlighting the Canadian Paralympic Committee’s role in the Paralympic movement and learn about inspiring Paralympians pushing the boundaries of their sport.

The Canadian Olympic Dream

Checkout artefacts highlighting the Canadian Olympic Committee; the guiding force behind Team Canada.

History of Sport in Richmond

Explore displays, video and archived images
dedicated to Richmond’s rich sporting history.

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MUSEUM MAP

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Richmond Olympic Experience Theatre

Take a seat in the Richmond Olympic Experience
Theatre and be transported into an Olympic state
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Feature Exhibit

Check out what’s currently on display in the exhibit cases directly across from the theatre.


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Richmond Olympic Experience Theatre

Take a seat in the Richmond Olympic Experience Theatre and be transported into an Olympic state of mind

Feature Exhibit

Check out what’s currently on display in the exhibit cases directly across from the theatre.


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LEVEL

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The Journey Begins

Explore the most iconic symbols of the Games. Check out Olympic torches from across the ages and around the globe, and learn about historic moments at the Games that helped shaped history.

Olympic Connections

What are Canada’s connections to the Games? Learn how Canadians, both spectators and athletes connect with the Olympic movement.

Canada’s Game

As Canadians our love of hockey unites us! Learn about our great nation’s passion for the game and the many greats that have made hockey part of our national identity.

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Paralympians Changing the World

View artefacts highlighting the Canadian Paralympic Committee’s role in the Paralympic movement and learn about inspiring Paralympians pushing the boundaries of their sport.

The Canadian Olympic Dream

Checkout artefacts highlighting the Canadian Olympic Committee; the guiding force behind Team Canada.

History of Sport in Richmond

Explore displays, video and archived images
dedicated to Richmond’s rich sporting history.

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True Colours Globe

The Olympics bring the world together. Learn about countries that are eligible to send athletes to the Games and highlights of their participation to date.

Be a Broadcaster

Ever wonder what it be would like to be a television sports broadcaster? Challenge yourself to broadcasting an Olympic sporting event!

Olympic Highlights and Data Lounge

Relive some of the most iconic moments in the history of Olympic and Paralympic Games. Tune in to the Olympic Games Channel and access countless trivia questions and multimedia footage of Olympians.

Becoming an Athlete

Put yourself in the shoes of an Olympian and compete on the global stage! Ride in state-of-the-art sport simulators or test your skills in multiple interactive challenges.

Honouring Excellence

Experience the wonder of the Olympic medals! View breathtaking medals from around the world that are reflective of a host nations history and culture.

Evolution of Sport

Go through time for a look at how the science and technology behind sporting equipment has evolved over the years.

Mascots of our Time

Learn about the design inspiration and characteristics behind some of the most iconic Olympic mascots of Canada.

Olympic History Was Made Here 

Learn about the Richmond Olympic Oval and the lasting legacy of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic Games.  

Thank you for visiting the Richmond Olympic Experience!

Follow us on Instagram and Facebook to learn about upcoming events, special programming and private bookings.

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6111 River Road, Richmond, BC, V7C 0A2 

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