Sindelfingen's "Internationale Briefmarken-Börse" (international stamp fair) is considered the top event for the trade in all of Germany. Renowned specialty retailers, postal, administrators, auctioneers, and after market manufacturers, both local and international, present their treasures from the 23rd to the 25th of October again here at Messe Sindelfingen for three days, making it the hot spot for the philatelic scene.
Postage stamps, vouchers, postal stationary, post cards, letters, as well as premium collection accessories enrich the area for passionate collectors and interested beginners.
Well-known specialty publishers and auctioneers will be exhibiting their valuables and counseling visitors as well as numerous committees and philatelic organizations are inviting others to exchange experiences. Additionally, top-notch presentations from BDPh academy as well as first-class seminars for philatelic visitors await.
Readily available to the public with their cumulative knowledge and in-depth counsel are chief German philatelic organizations such as the Bund Deutscher Philatelisten (BDPh) as well as other associations in the trade with all of their expertise.
An intriguing mix of stamp collection pieces from Olympic to other various types of sports, presented on 50 frames, awaits you in the lounge of IMOS - Internationale Motivgruppen Olympiaden und Sport (international motive-groups Olympic and sport).
In the international competition "Postgeschichte live", collectors from all over the world, including this year the legendary Royal Philatelic Society London (RPSL), place themselves with their selective few historical exhibits before the finest, professional jury to compete for the "golden post-horn". Accompanied by the competition on Friday, is a first-class seminar about postal history. The seminar is admission free.
From beginners, starting off with their first "baby-steps", up to cutting-edge veterans present at the Markgröninger Markenausstellung (MAMA), an extensive exhibition of competition (Rank 3), before a ten-person jury in an impressive manner, encompassing the entire spectrum of stamp collecting as a hobby.
Coveted and exclusive are the event-related, special postmarks and thematically appropriate, special supplements.
Thousands of collectors and interested parties await on these three days of the "Internationale Briefmarken-Börse" in Sindelfingen. A must for all stamp-fans and the perfect event for all those that want to learn the fascinating hobby and start collecting on their own.
From Stuttgart-Vaihingen to Messe Sindelfingen and back
(Travel time about 15 minutes)
||Stuttgart-Vaihingen||Sindelfinger Messe / Textilzentrum|
|Thusday, 23rd October 2014||9:20, 9:35, at 9:55 all 30 minute intervals until 17:25||10:10, at 10:40 all 30 minute intervals until 18:40|
|Friday, 24th October 2014||9:25, at 9:55 all 30 minute intervals until 17:25||10:10, at 10:40 all 30 minute intervals until 18:40|
|Saturday, 25th October 2014||9:25, at 9:55 all 30 minute intervals until 16:25||10:10, at 10:40 all 30 minute intervals until 17:40|
From S-Bahn-Station Goldberg to Messe Sindelfingen and back
(Travel time about 10 minutes)
||Goldberg||Sindelfinger Messe / Textilzentrum|
|Thusday, 23rd October 2014||9:35, at 10:05 all 30 minute intervals until 17:35||10:15, at 10:45 all 30 minute intervals until 18:45|
|Friday, 24th October 2014||9:35, at 10:05 all 30 minute intervals until 17:35||10:15, at 10:45 all 30 minute intervals until 18:15|
|Saturday, 25th October 2014||9:35, at 10:05 all 30 minute intervals until 17:35||10:15, at 10:45 all 30 minute intervals until 17:45|
A free shuttle runs every half hour from S-Bahn station Sindelfingen Goldberg and from S-Bahn station Vaihingen.
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