Rêver en blanc: the epic story of the Olympic Winter Games

9 DECEMBER 2021 – 27 FEBRUARY 2022

To mark the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, The Olympic Museum has put together a programme devoted to the history of the Winter Olympics and the current and future challenges the event faces.

Press kit

  • Rêver en blanc: the epic story of the Olympic Winter Games exhibition 

© IOC/ Catherine Leutenegger

Photos, films, sports equipment and archive documents reveal some of the iconic moments from the Olympic Winter Games, from the very first edition, Chamonix 1924, to the present day.  

The environmental and climate context is addressed through colourful information panels, interviews and podcasts, which shine a spotlight on the main challenges the Winter Games are facing.

© IOC/ Catherine Leutenegger

Don’t miss: 80 original photos from the Olympic Winter Games from 1924 to 1968, an old-style bobsleigh, a model of the Chamonix 1924 ice rink, costumes from the ceremonies, outfits worn by competitors from around the world, and fun, interactive features where you can get your photo taken!

  • The official posters of the Olympic Winter Games exhibition


Check out the full collection of original posters at level -1 of the Olympic Museum.

  • Beijing 2022 exhibition

The Museum Hall presents the key features and iconic aspects of the Beijing 2022 Games.

Don’t miss: the torch and mascots of the XXIV Olympic Winter Games.

  • TOM Café


The walls of the TOM Café are adorned with photos by Erich Andres (1902-1995).

During the Beijing Games, Chinese gastronomy is on the menu at TOM Café.


A selection of iconic official Beijing Olympic merchandising items can be found exclusively at TOM Shop. 



Cultural events

During the Beijing 2022 Olympic Games from February 4 to 20, 2022,

  • Live broadcasting of the opening and closing ceremonies as well as the competitions.
  • Micro-tours of the exhibition "Rêver en Blanc" in FR (DE/EN possible according to availability):
    Dates: 5, 6, 12, 13, 19 and 20 February 2022
    Times: 11:30-12:15, 13:30-14:15 & 15:30-16:15
    Free of charge, subject to availability. Registration at the Welcome desk 10 minutes before the visit. 

Schools programme


Cultural events

Schools programme

  • Educational kit - The Olympic Winter Games (available in January 2022)
  • Educational web series "A Day at the Museum: The Winter Olympics    
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