"Internationale Briefmarken-Börse" 2016

Visitors at the IBB Sindelfingenzoom
Visitors at the IBB Sindelfingenzoom
Visitors at the IBB Sindelfingenzoom

The #1 event for stamp-collecting fans

Do you love tiny, jagged treasures? If so, then allow yourself to be enticed by us at the "Internationale Briefmarken-Börse" ("International Stamp Fair") in Sindelfingen.

During the three exciting days of the fair, Traders, postal administrators, specialty publishers, auctioneers, associations and organizations will all be meeting with thousands of enthusiastic stamp fans from 27th-29th October in Messe Sindelfingen, making this the number one event in Germany for the entire stamp community.


Once again this year, "Internationale Briefmarken-Börse" is under the patronage of
Association Internationale des Journalistes Philatelique (AIJP).


Anniversary Salon of VPhA

Postal history as well as traditional and thematic philately, will be presented all under the same roof of "Verbandes der Philatelistischen Arbeitsgemeinschaften" (VPhA), which dedicates itself to the particular interests of specialized philately. Look forward to the impressive VPhA anniversary Salon!Guests from Poland are expected with the Danzig syndicate as a partner. The Danzig syndicate established itself 80 years ago as the first syndicate of VPhA and will be represented at the stand of VPhA. With its anniversary salon, VPhA supports a total of 530 years of Philatelic diversity and knowledge of its many associations. The special anniversary will highlight the first ceremony of the new VPhA Merit Medal at "Internationalen Briefmarken-Börse" in Sindelfingen.

Internationale Briefmarken-Börse zoom

Who will win the "Goldene Posthorn"?

Here once again, collectors from around the world will be competing in the international competition, "Postgeschichte live" ("Postal History Live") for the coveted "Goldene Posthorn" ("Golden Postal Horn"), placing an emphasis on postal history. They will be placing their exciting postal history exhibits before an expert jury here at the stamp fair.

Available only in Sindelfingen: four special postmarks

Unique and exclusively for the "Internationale Briefmarken-Börse Sindelfingen", the "Deutsche Post" ("German Post") will be distributing attractive special postmarks. Also again in this year, four different designed are planned. Of course, the "Deutsche Post" has yet another highlight, which is the appropriately designed postal stationary that they surely will bring with them.

Characterized by the five rings: "Olympische Jugendtage" 2016


Fun, games, and lots of adventure revolving around the theme of sports is scheduled to happen during the "Olympischen Jugendtagen" ("Olympic Youth Days") 2016. The team of "Briefmarkenjugend Süd-West" ("Stamp Youth South-West") invites all young people to the exciting action at the fair in Messe Sindelfingen, where everything is all about the Olympic theme. Both fun and a challenge for young stamp collectors!


Video IBBS 2015

Opening & Closing Times

27 - 29 October, 2016

open to the public


Admission Free


There is a free shuttle bus service every 30 min. at S-Bahn station Goldberg and S-Bahn station Vaihingen.


Jan BillionTel.: +49 2102 / 50675
Fax: +49 2102 / 895825


Martina KaiserTel.: +49 7031 / 791-0
Fax: +49 7031 / 791-102



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