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Patek Philippe Museum

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Historical Watches will fascinate

while visiting Geneva, I was recommended the museum by Hotel Concierge, have to say surprisinly... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ilford, United Kingdom
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A friend suggested I visit the museum during my stay in Geneva. The museum features many historical... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
New York City, New York
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Reviewed yesterday

while visiting Geneva, I was recommended the museum by Hotel Concierge, have to say surprisinly quite a informatic visit with three floor all about historical watches. Recommended

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A friend suggested I visit the museum during my stay in Geneva. The museum features many historical watches from Patel Philippe and focuses on their craftsmanship and artistry. It was fascinating and time well spent. I highly recommend.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Carolann212
Reviewed 5 days ago

So my visit to Geneva , this place is one of the to -do list which came up as I google, IT is a three story building and all about Watch ofcourse))), from the first of the old to the now, its evolution of watch...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank simretus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a watch based trip to Geneva, this was a must do on our list. The museum is a 20 minute walk from central Geneva and signposted when you get close. The museum has an incredible collection of watch making equipment and clocks/watches through the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank benw528
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is arranged on 3 stories and exhibits a wonderful collection of watches/clocks from the 16th century up to now. It is beautifully arranged, but you have to take time, because there is SO much to observe and admire. Extraordinary watches and automata, amazing...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jules H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether into watches or not, this collection is well worth viewing - a fascinating look into the history and evolution of Patek Philippe. Recommend.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tarahopwood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is interresting, but you really have to be passionate about watches. At the end all floors are all the same.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank william8484
Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

I went with a friend who is really into watches and loved every moment of it. We did a private tour which was well worth it. The tour guide was informative and gave so much info on these beautifully deatailed time pieces. They really are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank NatashaR1583
Reviewed 17 January 2019

Certainly worth the visit if you like watches. Easy to find, guided tour or with earphones. Couple of hours well spent.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Krustymitchell
Reviewed 15 January 2019

I myself am a lover of watches and might be considered a amateur horologist but both my wife and daughter were in awe of this amazing museum. We luckily arrived very early in the day so there were no queues so we had a very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank BreezeRidge3
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15 March 2019|
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Response from T588SAmarkt | Reviewed this property |
No you don’t need to book ahead just turn up but obviously it will be busier at the weekends.
19 February 2019|
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Response from T588SAmarkt | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can just turn up, but not sure about booking the tour whether it’s worth it? We just had the audio tour which was very dry and tedious and only on one floor. I eaves dropped the tour and didn’t think I was missing... More