Patek Philippe

Various locations.

41, rue du Rhône
Geneva 1204
+41 22 809 50 50

15 New Bond Street
London, England
United Kingdom W1S 3ST
+44 2074 93 88 66

10, place Vendôme
Paris 75001
+33 1 42 44 17 77



Patek Philippe has created a watch lover’s nirvana with its latest and greatest Grand Exhibition, which runs July 13 through 23 at Cipriani 42nd Street in the heart of Midtown Manhattan.

For much of mechanical horology’s history, slimness in a watch was not only aesthetically preferable, it was a clear sign of superior talent in watchmaking.

FROM THE ARCHIVE: The pocket watch invites the modern man to embrace its legend.

On November 7, the sixth biennial Only Watch auction will take place to raise money for the Monaco Association Against Muscular Dystrophy.

In Monaco’s Only Watch Auction, watch manufacturers bring out their best in hopes of fetching the highest prices—for a good cause.

How did we get the 60-second minute? What do the phases of the moon have to do with timekeeping? And why is watchmaking so popular?