PUT TIME IN MOTION
With the Introduction to Watchmaking Master Class, dive into the heart of time measurement…
First, there are the components. Then there are the tools. And finally, gestures. On the table, patiently await you several disassembled pieces of an infinitesimal size. By your side, experts from the Manufacture will guide you and explain how to assemble these inert elements which, once assembled precisely in their place, make up the manually wound mechanical movement of a watch. Did you know ? The tools needed to assemble your movement have remained almost the same as those used more than five hundred years ago by the very first watchmakers...
THE WATCHMAKING MASTERCLASS
- 5 hours
- 300 CHF incl. VAT
- French / English
- Available countries
- Manufacture Jaeger-LeCoultre
- Rue de la Golisse 8, 1347 Le Sentier, Switzerland
Emblematic of the Reverso collection, Jaeger-LeCoultre Caliber 822 will gradually come to life and come alive in your hands. From the mainplate to the setting of the dial to the hands marking the hours and minutes, you will follow the fascinating oscillations of the balance wheel which will give rhythm to the heart of your watch and give it its famous "tick-tock". This unique experience, a first for Jaeger-LeCoultre, requires patience and precision. Two key words which, under the same roof at the Grande Maison, have been combined at all times since 1833...
After a lunch break, you will take part in visit of the Manufacture. We will immerse you with a 2-hour discovery of the workshops. The visit will begin with the discovery of our heritage gallery. Then you will discover the different stages of manufacturing a timepiece and the unique know-how of the Grande Maison.
Maximum participants: 6 people. Please note that a minimum of 2 participants is required to confirm the experience.
Plan to arrive 15 minutes before the time indicated on your reservation.
- from 9am to 12am : The Watchmaking Master Class
- from 1:30pm to 3:30pm : Guided Manufacture visit