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Discover a charming, alpine retreat within the historic mining community of Park City, Utah, home of the 2002 Winter Olympics.

Enjoy a unique experience at the Waldorf Astoria Park City hotel, located within the charming, alpine sanctuary of Park City, and experience a unique combination of heritage and extraordinary legacy. Home to the US ski team, Park City, boasts a distinctive title as one of North America’s greatest ski towns, offering unparalleled terrain for winter sports at three esteemed ski resorts.

This charming, recreational town, however, offers a fascinating, diverse history, once residence to a prosperous silver-mining community. Stroll through the historic Main Street and discover a charming and well-preserved reminder of the picturesque town’s 19th century past. Admire the beautiful, mature alpine architecture and visit Park City’s captivating museum, housed in the old town hall or catch a show at the 1920's Egyptian theater.

Park City’s scenic locale became a popular ski resort destination in the 1950's and was awarded the great honor of hosting the 2002 Winter Olympics at Park City’s Utah Olympic Park. Discover a thrilling winter adventure with a range of exciting winter sports including luging, bobsledding, skiing and snowboarding.

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