Longines has been based in Saint-Imier since 1832 and celebrates almost two centuries of watchmaking expertise that reflects the brand’s firmly established values such as tradition, elegance and performance. Since its founding, the company has cultivated a close connection to the world of sports and has been responsible for numerous innovations and improvements in this sector for over a century. Furthermore, Longines has gained experience over generations as an official timekeeper at world championships and as a partner of various international sports federations. Longines is part of the Swatch Group S.A., the world’s most influential manufacturer of watches, and is known for the elegance of its timepieces. With a winged hourglass as its striking logo, the watch brand is marketed in over 150 countries.
The unique exhibition, which is taking place at Les Ambassadeurs Zurich from 1st to 30th of July 2016, provides information about the brand’s involvement in the world of sports and has exclusive timepieces from the Longines Museum on display.