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04 May 2017

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Ski History Museum At Alpensia Stadium Pyeongchang

Ski History Museum At Alpensia Stadium Pyeongchang

Located charmingly at the heart of Alpensia, this stadium is a unique case globally. The field of play and seating layout have been planned to satisfy both football and ski jumping. The latter use is more regular as the playing field ends two ski jumps, one at hill size of 109 meters and another at 140m.
As a ski jump the building opened in 2009, for the Continental Cup events. From 2017 it’s also expected to host the more prestigious World Cup, while in 2018 the Winter Olympics will be held here. Initially the venue was earmarked for the opening and closing ceremonies, but in the end will only see ski jumping and Nordic combined events.

Inside the Alpensia Stadium, they created one big room for the Ski History Museum. This museum promoted lots of Korean ski history and their athletes.
You can find lots of ski equipments, athletes biodatas, Winter Olympics event and much more.