Baselworld 2014 – International Watch & Jewellery Fair
27th March – 3rd April
Photo © Baselworld
Fancy a trip to Basel? Well, next week may be just the time to go as Baselworld will be taking place in Basel from 27th March to 3rd April. With over 1,500 exhibitors, Baselworld is the most important show for the Swiss watch industry and it is the largest jewellery and watch show in the world. Internationally renowned, this event for jewellery and watches takes place annually and it is open to the public.
Photo © K.Joshi
All the top brands will be present and the show gives you an overview of everything that’s on offer from around the world, the latest collections, the newest innovations and the most amazing creations. This is where many companies choose to unveil their latest products. It’s the place for all the key players in the jewellery and watch industry to meet up and many of the CEOs and brand owners will be there in person.
Photo © Baselworld
If you’re never been before you may like to read our report from last year as well as some top tips from Kieran, who visited Baselworld last year – please see here.
Tickets cost CHF 60 for a day pass and an event pass for the duration costs CHF 150. For more information please take a look at the Baselworld website. Baselworld is easily accessible by public transport and if you are catching a tram you need to get off at “Messeplatz/Exhibition Square” and from Basel SBB train station you need to take tram number 2 or 1 and from “Basel Badischer Bahnhof” train station you need tram number 2 or 6 (2 mins ride). There are also special “RailAway” combo tickets – see here for more information.
Basel is a wonderful city to visit whatever time of year you go, and photographer Alexandra Mizrahi took this photo below just a couple of weeks ago. We will feature more of Alexandra’s photos in a future article about Basel – so stay tuned!
Photo © Alexandra Mizrahi
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