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Colorado Springs: U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum Entry

1. Colorado Springs: U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum Entry

Experience the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum in the heart of Colorado Springs, the USA's Olympic City. Explore this 60,000-square-foot museum, dedicated to U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes and their compelling stories. Learn about the artifacts, media, and technology behind the athletes who make the United States proud. Hear about the core values of the Olympic and Paralympic movements, including friendship, respect, excellence, determination, equality, inspiration, and courage.  Enter the museum and ride the elevator to the top floor. Follow a spiral path that winds progressively downward to the main floor, creating a parallel experience for all guests on the journey through 12 interactive galleries. Hear stories of Team USA Olympians and Paralympians. Discover one of the most accessible and interactive museums in the world, which opened in 2020 and is designed so that all guests experience the museum in the same way. Enjoy inclusive designs and assistive technologies, including open captions, audio description tracks, assisted listening, universal keypads, RFID-triggered customizations, accessible exhibit spaces with ramps, and more.  Learn about how Team USA athletes consulted throughout the project to achieve this authentic experience and inclusive design.

Cheyenne Canon: Broadmoor History Segway Tour

2. Cheyenne Canon: Broadmoor History Segway Tour

Jump on a Segway and ride around Cheyenne Canon and Broadmoor areas on this guided tour. Glide past top sites, including the Broadmoor Resort and South Cheyenne Canon Park. Meet your guide at South Cheyenne Cañon Picnic Grounds to begin the tour. Get a short briefing from your guide, take a quick practice run, and then you are good to go. Ride in style, enjoy the top-notch views and find fun photo stops to spam your Instagram stories. Cruise to the first stop, Starr Kempf's sculptures. Admire unique and incredible pieces of art that are worthy of selfie snaps.  Next, you will head to the Penrose House, then pass by the historic mansions, schools, and clubs near the world-famous Broadmoor Resort; and finally, glide down Pine Grove and see its eclectic variety of houses. Enjoy the ride of your life that you won't forget. 

Cheyenne Cañon: Nature, Art & Broadmoor Segway Tour

3. Cheyenne Cañon: Nature, Art & Broadmoor Segway Tour

Hear about the rich history and colorful characters of Colorado Springs as you explore North Cheyenne Cañon Park area by Segway. Go off-road along the South Cheyenne Cañon Creek trail and explore the historic landmarks of Broadmoor with an expert guide. Starting at South Cheyenne Cañon Picnic Grounds, zoom down towards the Cheyenne Cañon Inn and up to Starr Kempf’s larger-than-life outdoor kinetic art sculptures. See the giant wind-powered metal structures created by artist Starr Kempf and hear the story of the controversy they caused. Then, you'll go off-road on your off-road capable Segway X2 on the nature trails along South Cheyenne Cañon Creek. Head over to the Starsmore Discovery Center, where you'll learn more about the remarkable history of this private residence turned park visitor center. Next, take a trip back into history and discover the Broadmoor Neighborhood. See Penrose House then take a cruise around the historic mansions, schools, and clubs near the exclusive Broadmoor Resort. Pass by the second oldest country club in the United States, the Cheyenne Mountain Country Club. Finally, glide down Pine Grove with its eclectic variety of house designs.

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What people are saying about Colorado Springs

One of the great museum experiences. Scintillating, very friendly accommodating staff. Pure inspiration oozes out of many of the exhibits. Some exhibits brought us to tears. Our guests from Pal Alto could not stop talking about the excellence in every aspect of the museum. Return visits are assured.

Was an amazing interactive museum. Perfect for kids and adults of all ages. Fantastic staff who are friendly and knowledgeable. Would recommend to anyone and everyone, but especially if you love the Olympics. Would rate this 10 stars!

Had a great time even though it rained. Very knowledgeable and entertaining! Will do the Cheyenne Canyon tour next time we are in town. Thank you for an outstanding time!

Well laid out. Interesting artifacts. Exciting building.

Great experience, not very crowed, excellent staff.