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  • GENERAL

  • Is SIHH open to the public?

    Yes. SIHH is reserved for professionals in Fine Watchmaking who have been invited and registered to attend by the exhibiting brands. It is, however, open to the public on Friday 19 January, from 11am to 7pm. Tickets must be purchased in advance through our official website www.sihh.org. Tickets go on sale Monday 23 October, 2017 and are subject to availability.

  • Where is SIHH held?

    In Geneva, at Palexpo Exhibition Centre (Hall 5), 500 metres from Geneva Airport.

  • What are the opening times?


    15th-17th January 2017: 8.30am – 7pm
    18th January 2017: 8.30am – 8.30pm
    19th January 2017: 8.30am – 7pm
    19th January 2017 (public): 11am – 7pm

  • Can I come to SIHH by car?

    Yes. There is 24-hour visitor parking in P12 car park (parking fees apply) under Hall 5 throughout SIHH week.

  • Can I come to SIHH by public transport?

    By train, from Genève – Cornavin station to the Genève Aéroport terminus. By bus, take line 5 and get off at Palexpo. By SIHH shuttle, from the airport or the town-centre hotels.

  • ACCESS AND ACCREDITATION

  • Can I come to SIHH without being registered?

    You will only be admitted to SIHH if you have been registered by the exhibiting brands, or if you have pre-purchased a ticket online for the Open Day on Friday 19 January.

  • How do I get accreditation?

    If you are a journalist, contact the press coordinator for your market.
    If you are a retailer, contact the exhibiting brands in your market.

  • How can I get a ticket for the Open Day?

    Tickets must be purchased in advance through our official website www.sihh.org. Tickets go on sale Monday 23 October, 2017 and are subject to availability.

  • Will I be admitted if I don't have photo ID?

    No. For your badge to be issued, you must show official ID with your name and photo.

  • Will I be admitted without an invitation?

    The invitation card doesn’t automatically give right of admission. Anyone wishing to enter SIHH must have been registered by the exhibiting brands or have pre-purchased a ticket online for Open Day on Friday 19 January.

  • Can I come to SIHH in place of a registered visitor?

    No. Each invitation is strictly personal. If you are registered for SIHH and would like another person to attend in your place, you must get in touch with your brand contact.

  • SPECIFIC RULES

  • Is SIHH non-smoking?

    Yes, it is a non-smoking event.

  • Are animals admitted?

    No, animals are not allowed.

  • Is there a minimum age for visitors?

    SIHH is open to persons who are at least 16 years old and registered to attend.

  • Is photography allowed?

    There is a strict no photos policy. Only journalists with an authorisation from the SIHH Press Club can take photos.