Helvetia 2022 / World Stamp Exhibition / 18-22 May 2022 / Lugano, Switzerland


General information


Swiss Federation of Philatelic Societies in cooperation with the Philatelic Society of Lugano.


FIP (Fédération Internationale de Philatélie)


FEPA (Federation of European Philatelic Associations)

Information Desk

INFO POINT at the exhibition entrance:

  • General information, brochures, publications
  • Lost Property
  • Registration for jury advice to exhibitors for Saturday 21 May. For more details see Jury interviews below

Opening hours

Wednesday 18 May 2022
10:00 – 17:00

Thursday 19 May 2022
10:00 – 17:00

Friday 20 May 2022
10:00 – 17:00

Saturday 21 May 2022
10:00 – 17:00

Sunday 22 May 2022
10:00 – 15:00


Wednesday 18 May 2022
RPSL Cocktail (by invitation only)

Thursday 19 May 2022
Club de Monte-Carlo (by invitation only)

Friday 20 May 2022
Boat Tour Lake Lugano (by invitation only)

Saturday 21 May 2022
Palmarès Dinner (by invitation only)

Autograph session

Saturday 21 May 2022, 11.00 - 12.00 AM
at the Swiss Post stand


MAC 1+2 The philatelic exchange is open during the official hours of the event

Philatelic Experts

MAC 1+2 Swiss Association of Philatelic Experts (*MAC = Exhibition hall)


Palmarès Dinner Saturday 22 May 2022 at Palazzo dei Congressi, Piazza Indipendenza 4, Lugano

Jury advice to exhibitors and commissioners

Until Friday 17:00 exhibitors can register at the INFO desk to receive a guaranteed time slot for an individual discussion with the jurors. The jury team will be at the frames at the agreed time. Slot schedule Saturday: 11:00–13:00 only for exhibitors who registered in advance, 15:00–17:00 for exhibitors without previous registration and for national commissioners.

Post Offices

Post of Liechtenstein
United Nations Postal Administration

Meals and drinks

At the Exhibition Restaurant


Free admission


The exhibition catalogue is sold at the INFO-POINT at CHF 10.00 as long as on stock