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Introduction to watchmaking in the heart of Geneva

Slip into the shoes of a Master watchmaker

Discover the secrets of Swiss mechanical watchmaking in a fun and original way.

Initium offers a complete immersion in the fascinating world of mechanical timepieces. Its ambition is to reveal the secrets of watchmaking, an ancestral skill which over the centuries has become synonymous with an entire region, an entire country. Lessons in theory and practice from a master watchmaker help you pierce the mysteries of a mechanical movement. Screwdriver and tweezers in hand, experience the unique thrill of disassembling and reassembling a swiss mechanical movement. Leave your everyday cares behind while Initium gives you the unforgetable experience of becoming a genuine watchmaker for half-day.

Details & Price


The initiation can be given on reservation from Monday to Saturday from 9am to 12pm or from 1.30pm to 4.30pm

Price & conditions

By reservation

Minimum age: 10 years upwards


Adult 350 CHF


French, English


Grand Rue 17 - 1204 Genève
Appointment place: Initium Grand Rue 17 1204 Genève