• Ancient Ski History through the 1700′s

    Ski History from Ancient times through the 1700′s

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  • Longboards to the Olympics

    Take a tour of “A Century of Tahoe Winter Sports” by Author Mark McLaughlin

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  • Story of the 1960 Winter Olympics

    Learn why the 1960 Olympics were a “Snowball’s Chance” told through the book of David C. Antonucci

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  • The Bill Briner Photo Collection

    See the remarkable Olympic Photo Collection of Bill Briner

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  • Best of Tahoe

    Learn about the Tahoe regions Ski Heroes from the 1800′s to Today!

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Monthly Archives: June 2014

The New Museum T-Shirts are here!

The new “Know Your History” T-shirts have arrived! A limited supply will be available for purchase at our booth during the “Homewood Days” celebration on July 12.  The  t-shirts will be available soon at the Tahoe Visitor Center located at the “Y” in Tahoe City and in the Boatworks Mall. We will keep you posted on when and where to purchase the shirts.

Homewood Days Festival ~ Come by and say Hello!

Homewood Days, held on July 12, is a celebration featuring the people, music and outdoor activities which make the West Shore the great place it is. The Museum of Sierra Ski History and 1960 Winter Olympics volunteers will staff a booth with a display of some of the unique ski items and an overview of our ski history. Stop by and chat with the volunteers about the great ski history of the region.  The new Museum T-shirts will be available for purchase at the booth.  In this area it is never off season to think skiing. See you there!