Visitors will learn the history of skiing in the Sierra and the story of the 1960 Olympic Winter Games. The exhibits include hundreds of artifacts including official Olympic items such as skis, racing bibs, official results, promotional literature and participation mementos. . Dozens of never before exhibited banners, souvenirs and spectator memorabilia from the Batiste Family Collection are on display. The collection includes items from the pre-Olympic days of Squaw Valley Ski Area.  Exhibits will also show rarely seen conceptual drawings prepared by Walt Disney for planning of the VIII Olympic Winter Games.

  • Olympic Artifacts
  • Special Events
  • Spectator Memorabilia

The museum is on the second floor of the Boatworks Mall, 760 North Lake Blvd., Tahoe City.


  • Auburn Placer Performing Arts Center

    Auburn Placer Performing Arts Center

    Auburn, CA

    The Auburn Placer Performing Arts Center produces the On Stage at the State Theatre live series, offering entertainment for a broad regional audience. On Stage at the State Theatre features live music, dance, children’s shows, community events and play performances.

    985 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603
  • Placer Community Theater

    Placer Community Theater

    Auburn, CA

    Provides shows and productions.

    985 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603
  • Lincoln Area Archives Museum

    Lincoln Area Archives Museum

    Lincoln, CA

    The general public may visit the museum and see a number of displays depicting Lincoln’s history; look at photographs of landmarks gone by; read books on California history; review old City of Lincoln record books and inquire about various frontier families.

    640 5th Street, Lincoln, CA, 95648