Swiss Tissot, born in 1853 in the Swiss watchmaking town of Locke, celebrates its 160th anniversary this year. In order to share with the public Tissot’s spirit of travelling from the small town of Leloc, 160 years ago, and then traveled the world, the brand specially organized a series of celebrations this year: Following the earlier invitation of the brand’s global endorsement ambassador Huang Xiaoming to come to Hong Kong to attend Switzerland After Tissot’s 160th anniversary celebration ceremony, Tissot will hold the “Tissot 160th Anniversary Tour” exhibition in Tsim Sha Tsui Harbour City Maritime Tower from August 13th to 19th, presenting many classic timepiece products from the brand for 160 years, The latest Tissot watches in 2013 and various interactive programs are welcome to visit.
On August 13th, Tissot will hold a grand opening ceremony for the ‘160th Anniversary Tour around the World’ exhibition, inviting the famous film star Ms. Liu Xinyou and the famous travel program host Huang Cuiru and Hong Yongcheng to come to the scene and enter the exciting historical journey with Tissot .
Swiss Tissot’s ‘160th Anniversary Tour’ exhibition is rarely selected by the Tissot Museum in Switzerland. Many Tissot classics from the 19th century to the present have been transported to Hong Kong for display. Each one is an important milestone in the history of the brand, including the early days of the brand. Pendant pocket watches for the Russian market, Navigator world time zone watch for the 100th anniversary of the brand, IDEA 2001, the world’s first plastic watch, pioneer of RockWatch first-class watchmaking made of Alpine granite, first touch Operate the watch T-Touch and so on.
In addition, Tissot’s new watch series launched this year, such as T-Complication Squelette skeleton watches, T-Race Touch watches, Luxury Automatic watches, will also debut. Tissot’s Heritage Navigator 160th Anniversary Limited Edition Collector’s Edition World Time Automatic Watch, which was created to celebrate the 160th anniversary of the establishment of this year, is naturally the highlight of this exhibition.
In addition to Tissot’s outstanding works from ancient and modern times, this exhibition will also display the crown, first, second, third, and finalists of the ‘160th Anniversary Tour’ stamp design competition held by the brand earlier, as well as three judges from the competition: Switzerland Tissot global endorsement ambassador Mr. Huang Xiaoming, famous artist and designer Ms. Ye Yunyi and famous graphic designer Mr. Yu Xiaoyang, stamp design works, welcome visitors to participate in the contest ‘Trustor Award’ voting activity at the exhibition site or flagship store in Tsim Sha Tsui District , Chance to win rich prizes. There are also a variety of beautifully designed postcards available on request. Visitors are welcome to submit the completed postcards to the flagship store of Tissot Harbour City. Tissot will present the upcoming 160th anniversary of the Tissot Swiss Commemorative Stamp Series The stamp sends your thoughts. In addition, there are daily special performance programs at the exhibition site: Mr. Huang Zhulin, a master of water and shadow painting from Beijing, will explain Tissot’s 160-year glorious history in an innovative and unique way; daily watch shows In addition to demonstrating Tissot’s outstanding timepieces, visitors are welcome to take photos with the models. Friends who love clocks and travel, please don’t miss this rare occasion, which can be a close contact with the history of clocks and watches!
Swiss Tissot watch ‘160th Anniversary Tour’ exhibition
Date: August 13-19, 2013
Venue: Exhibition Hall, Ocean Terminal, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui
Opening hours: 10 am to 10 pm
13-16 August and 19 August: 6.30pm
August 17-18: 1:30 pm