Spielwarenmesse: FAQ

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Here you can find answers to frequently asked questions.

No legal claims can be derived from this information. Subject to change, errors excepted, last update: September 2020

Key facts about Spielwarenmesse®

The Spielwarenmesse® in Nuremberg, Germany is the world’s leading fair for the toy industry with over 2,900 exhibitors from 68 nations and more than 70,000 trade visitors from 130 nations. Admission is restricted solely to companies trading in the branches represented at the toy fair.

The date for the next toy fair: Wednesday to Sunday, 27 – 31 January 2021, on the exhibition site in Nuremberg, Germany.

Registration and tickets

No. Spielwarenmesse® is a pure trade fair, to which only the relevant trade visitors are admitted.

Trade visitors are all persons who trade in or work with toys or other products represented at Spielwarenmesse® on a commercial basis. The core target group of Spielwarenmesse® comprises trade buyers. For more details see the definition of a trade visitor.

For accreditation for Spielwarenmesse®, simply register online.

No. Visitors from Germany receive the login data for the online ticket shop by e-mail or their permit by post.

International visitors are also contacted automatically by the relevant representative and then receive the login data to the online ticket shop.

Have you received a permit until now but in future would prefer to receive the login data for the online ticket shop by e-mail? No problem, just send us a brief e-mail to visitors@spielwarenmesse.de.

Visa and hotel

For information about accomodation and travel packages see "travel & stay".

Visas are still required for entry into Germany from many countries. Please contact us after purchasing your ticket and we will issue an invitation letter for submission at the embassy or consulate general.

Please send your request to Marion Weiß (m.weiss@spielwarenmesse.de). 

No. Animals are not allowed on the exhibition grounds.

Your contact:

Spielwarenmesse eG

+49 911 99813-0

You want to communicate in your local language? Contact directly the Spielwarenmesse eG's representative in your country/region:

Spielwarenmesse® App

No matter where you are, the mobile fair guide always gives you easy access to all the information you need for planning your personal visit to the fair.

Tip: Turn your Bluetooth on! Thus you can profit from the new iBeacon technology, which will be used at the Spielwarenmesse® for the first time.



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