Next month, Messe Berlin will host the world's leading exhibition for agriculture, the food industry and horticulture; Green Week 2016. Celebrating its 90th anniversary with a packed programme of events, Green Week 2016 will welcome over 400,000 trade visitors and members of the public between 15 and 24 January.
Admission tickets can already be ordered through the online ticket shop at www.grünewoche.de. These can be printed out at home. Indeed, they might even make a nice Christmas present. Visitors can also use the online shop to download their ticket to a mobile phone or tablet.
Messe Berlin has opening times and ticket prices to suit every type of visitor, both for planned and spontaneous visits. The fair will open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. On Friday 22 and on the two Saturdays (16 and 23 Jan.) the fair will open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
A day ticket costs 14 euros, reduced-rate tickets for schoolchildren and students cost ten euros. Children under the age of six are admitted free of charge. From Monday to Friday a Happy Hour ticket (daily from 2 p.m.) costs ten euros, and a family ticket (maximum of 2 adults + 3 children aged up to 14) costs 29 euros. A Sunday ticket is valid on one Sunday only, either on 17 or 24 Jan., and costs ten euros. These days are ideal for a family outing. A day ticket for groups of 20 or more costs 12 euros per person, and for parties of schoolchildren (school IDs required) the individual charge is four euros. Unlimited admission to the Green Week costs 42 euros.