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27 February - 2 March 2025 // Nuremberg, Germany

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Exhibition Centre Nuremberg


Thursday, 27 February - Sunday, 2 March 2025
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Opening times

Daily: 09:00 - 18:00
Sunday: 09:00 - 16:00

Assembly and dismantling times


Monday, 26 February - Tuesday, 27 February 2024, 07:00 - 24:00 daily
Wednesday, 28 February 2024, 07:00 - 20:00

Dismantling after the exhibition:

Sunday, 3 March 2024, 16:00 - 24:00
Monday, 4 March - Tuesday, 5 March 2024, 07:00 - 24:00 daily

Dismantling is permitted on the last day of the exhibition from 16:00.

Product spectrum

  • Target Sports
    Guns, gun components, gun machining and gun security, ammunition and reloading for hunting and sports, optics and electronics for outdoors, outdoor articles, bows and crossbows
  • Nature Activities
    Outdoor articles, functional outdoor clothing, rucksacks, shoes & boots, knives, binoculars
  • Protecting People
    Firearms for official agencies and self-defence, ammunition, optronics, knives, clothing, equipment, operational equipment, training, trade information for civilian and official self-defense

Special areas & highlights 2024

  • Tactical training with MXR Tactics
  • BLADE Demo Area
  • IWA Knife Award
  • AIRSOFT Shooting Range
  • AIRSOFT Shooting Parkour by Airsoft Helden
  • OPTICS Testing Area
  • Newcomer Area
  • IWA Job Center
  • IWA Future Party

Entrances & hall allocation 2024

  • via the Mitte entrance to halls 1, 2, 3, 3C, 4 and the tour of the halls
  • via the Ost entrance to halls 3A, 4A, 5, 6 and the tour of the halls

You can find the site plan with the current hall overview Geländeplan/Plan of site here .

Travel by public transport

You can reach the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg quickly and easily by public transport. The "Messe" stop on the U1 underground line is directly opposite the Mitte entrance of the Exhibition Centre.

From the Central Station, please take the U1 towards Langwasser-Süd. From the airport, take the U2 towards Röthenbach and change to the U1 towards Langwasser-Süd at the Central Station.

Journey times and fares

  • Journey time from the airport: 25 minutes
  • Journey time from the Central Station: 8 minutes
  • Fare zone A (EUR 3.40 per journey, Online ticket: EUR 3.00 per journey)

You can buy your local transport ticket in advance at the VGN Online Shop or in the VGN App.

Travel by car

If you travel by car, a dynamic traffic guidance system will support you in Nuremberg. It will show you the best way to get to the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg – according to the current traffic situation. Simply follow the signs and be guided to a vacant parking space at the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg.

Find more details in the Travel by car route map .

Destination address for your navigation system

If you would prefer to be guided by your navigation system, enter "Messe" as the special destination or enter the address "Karl-Schönleben-Strasse, 90471 Nürnberg".

Parking at the exhibition site

NürnbergMesse offers more than 14,000 parking spaces near the Mitte and Ost entrances – as well as additional spaces in the multi-storey car park and nearby. Parking tickets are available on site.

There are parking spaces for disabled people near each entrance.

Parking space for disabled people

Parking spaces for disabled people are located near the entrances.

You can conveniently order parking tickets for exhibitors online in advance in the ExhibitorShop.

Taxi number

T +49 9 11 1 94 10

Our IWA OutdoorClassics team

Our exhibition team is your personal contact for all questions relating to IWA OutdoorClassics.

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