An exhibition

Pierre de Coubertin: Famous yet unknown

This exhibition, dedicated to Pierre de Coubertin, examines his life journey and sheds light on his Olympic ideal. The man who resurrected the Olympic Games was convinced that sport should be a cornerstone of education because it is an excellent way of teaching social and moral values and helps people to grow as individuals.

Denis MASSEGLIA
French NOC President and Alain CALMAT, President of the French Pierre de Coubertin Committee
Subjects addressed:

  • The educator
  • The organizer of the Games
  • The historian
  • The sport
  • The man of letters
  • The man of culture
  • The Humanist
  • His work today