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While following Jakobs Weg I happened across the Victorinox factory. Bliss, I love these knives and... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
delingard
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Bern, Switzerland
Rainy Day Outing with a Purpose

I have some upcoming travels that I wanted to have a Swiss Army knife and not wanting a boring trip... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Amie H
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Schmiedgasse 57, Ibach 6438, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

While following Jakobs Weg I happened across the Victorinox factory. Bliss, I love these knives and own several. I was surprised to see they had a factory shop so called in by. The staff were very helpful and informative. The day I visited there were...More

Thank delingard
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I have some upcoming travels that I wanted to have a Swiss Army knife and not wanting a boring trip into the city, my hubby suggested a day trip out to Ibach. The weather was rainy, but the views were still stunning along the way....More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

It is an incredible experience at the heart of the original Switzerland. Victorinox is the best ambassador of this region and probably of the entire country.

Thank LeeCaetano
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Didn't know they have factory outlets. Didn't cross my mind to buy one but I stumble upon a small shop in Luzern. The lady says she and her husband has been in business for over 40 years. Is the history of Victorinox that long? Anyway...More

Thank JkeeJo
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The Victorinox Outlet in Ibach/Schwyz sells only knives, cutlery and watches. Great sales people and staff.

2  Thank ric808
Reviewed 9 February 2016

If you need pocket knives, kitchen knives, hunting knives, or any other kind of knife, this is the place to go. The shop is small, but has so many choices, and the prices are better than anywhere else. The staff are friendly, patient and very...More

2  Thank 1canadianbear
Reviewed 23 September 2015

This is the home of the original Swiss Army Knife. The outlet store offers a great selection of knifes (not only pocket knifes) and watches. There are however no tours of the factory available to the general public. And that's why this only gets four...More

Thank bossytuna
Reviewed 20 September 2015

This is the place where the famous swiss knife is manufactured. You can reach it with public transport (station Mythen Center). However there only a shop which you can visit, the factory does not offer tours. If you want to know something about the swiss...More

Thank JRS-Vienna
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

We spent far too much in the shop but are very happy with our purchases. The staff in the museum and shop were very friendly and helpful. The small museum they have onsite (which is free) shows an interesting insight into the history and construction...More

2  Thank Axle_Twix
Reviewed 1 May 2015

One of the great things is, that you can produce your own knife. The place, like all the shops of Victorinox, is filled with great products from Switzerland.

2  Thank JRS-Vienna
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The shop is open. Hope you enjoy your visit.
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Factory visits are granted very seldom, you have to contact the marketing department of Victorinox. However in Brunnen (which is close to the harbor on Lake Lucerne) there is an exhibition called "Swiss Knife Valley". You... More
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