13 September 2021 COVID -Pass

Any person participating in our watch experience (Manufacture tours, workshop & initiation) must meet the following conditions: Present a Covid certificate: the vaccination passport or proof of a negative PCR (not older than 72 hours) or rapid antigen test (not older than 48 hours)

18 November 2021 Zenith visits

Great news! Zenith visits are reopening !

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Manufacture tour Le Locle

Private tour of the Zenith Manufacture

A private tour of the Manufacture, where you’ll learn about the various watchmaking professions and the entire watch manufacturing process, from designing the movement to assembling the components.

What the activity involves

With over 150 years of history, the Zenith Manufacture remains at the site where it was originally opened in the heart of the Neuchâtel mountains. You’ll be taken on a journey through the Zenith watch production process, discovering a world of craftsmanship, precision and passion and meeting its meticulous craftsmen. Combining the authenticity of a unique tradition with the boldness of cutting-edge technology, the Manufacture boasts over 200 expert craftsmen who carry out 80 different professions. Through interactive experiences, you’ll be immersed in the fabulous history of the brand and the El Primero movement. Zenith is the first watchmaking manufacture in the world to open to the public on its original site.


Rue des Billodes 34, 2400 Le Locle

Opening hours

Private tour from Monday to Thursday, by registration only


3 hours


CHF 400.-/ group from 1 to 8 persons

Number of persons

Maximum 8 persons

Minimum age

14 years old


fr /de / en

The visit involves some walking and is not suitable for people with reduced mobility

Public visit every Friday from 09:00 am to 12:00 pm on prior booking.

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    Each participant has the required minimum age of 14 years old*

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