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Patek Philippe Museum

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Address: rue des Vieux-Grenadiers 7, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
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Very interesting History of 500 years of Watchmaking and hundreds of Exhibits.

The Patek Philippe Museum exhibits thousands of prestigious watches and clocks made during last 500 years. Also short film about Mr Patek and Mr Philippe showing how they got... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Patek Philippe Museum exhibits thousands of prestigious watches and clocks made during last 500 years. Also short film about Mr Patek and Mr Philippe showing how they got together and started out in watchmaking. Films of them travelling all over the world few hundred years ago. Some very old films. All very interesting. We visited Museum during our stay... More 

1 Thank harcus65
Denver, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love watches, so I was thrilled to go to this place. However when I arrived it was a little underwhelming. I think the admission was a little steep for what was inside. I would liked to have seen a few more of their modern timepieces, but the classic (mostly pocket) watches were quite beautiful. Since there isn't a whole... More 

1 Thank Eric H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Still something worthwhile to do in Geneva. But mostly pocket watches. They should include some of their contemporary watches or the whole product range.

Thank jnttuason
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful beautiful museum, plan at least 2 hrs, if you can arrange a private tour, so much to see... Worth coming to Geneva just to go to the museum... you do not have to be a watch enthusiast to appreciate the craftmenship and artistry on display... A must visit attraction.....

1 Thank Markqn1
Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was really looking forward to visiting this museum. It seems like it's in a seedy part of town but I'm not sure as I don't really know Geneva. We got there at opening. There is a fee. You have to put your bag, any bag, in a locker in the basement. It is five CHF but you also get it... More 

2 Thank masterspiece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is great if you love watches, fashion, history and technology, because the art of make watches is really impressive, and you can see all its evolution. The structure is also excellent, as all swiss museums.

Thank Élita d
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful place. I love watches and Patek Philippe is the best for me. All inside of the Museum is beautiful. If you never was there, you must see it. The best brand is Patek Philippe.

Thank jamesrichard079
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My son had told me that this is a fabulous and lovely museum. It is true. The layout is quite remarkable. One just does not want to leave. History oozes out of each exhibit.

Thank kazim h
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Philippe Patek museum it is more then heaven for watch lovers and connoisseurs! The collection dates from 1500 until present days. It was mind blowing to see the unique pieces of art made back in 16th century with such a precision and delicacy! How in the whole world could they be so skilful to combine beauty and great math calculation... More 

Thank Tzupy29
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

I didn't expect to enjoy this as much as I did. It is the history of watchmaking. The exhibits, of which there are hundreds, are stunning.

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