About Swatch

About Swatch

This store has tax-free shopping
This store accepts gift cards


Launched in 1983 by Nicolas G. Hayek, Swatch is a leading Swiss watch maker and one of the world's most popular brands. The first Swatch watches surprised everyone with their revolutionary concept, creative design and provocative spirit. Today, Swatch continues to innovate and surprise with new models, collections and special editions. The brand maintains a strong presence in the world of sports with its commitment to snowboarding, free skiing, surfing, freestyle motocross and mountain bike dirt jump. Right from the start, Swatch connected with art and artists, and Swatch watches remain a prominent canvas for artists from a broad range of disciplines.

Opening Hours

Standard opening hours

Monday to Friday
9.00am - 8.00pm
9.00am - 7.00pm
11.30am - 5.30pm
Bank holiday Mondays
10.00am - 6.00pm

Please note that these are the Centre's standard opening hours.  Some store times may vary, please check with individual stores.

Map and Contact

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You can get to Swatch from the lower level.

Tel no: 0161 832 0755

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