Swissbau Basel

20. - 23. January 2026 | Trade fair of construction and real estate business

Swissbau ranks among the most important trade fairs in the construction and real estate sector in Switzerland and is one of the largest in Europe. Established in 1974, it has been held biennially in the halls of MCH Messe Basel. As an initiative of the MCH Group AG, it serves as a unique platform for planners, construction professionals, suppliers, service providers, and investors to exchange information on current trends and insights..

Swissbau is characterized by a wide range of topics: from architecture and design to digitalization and collaboration, and extending to climate and energy, circular economy, materials, societal aspects, and real estate economics. The fair presents a multitude of products and services, including structural engineering, building envelopes, building technology, interior construction, heating, energy, ventilation, air conditioning, bathrooms, sanitation, windows, doors, building materials, electrical engineering, building automation, security, IT solutions, and digitalization.

Swissbau is not only of great significance to Basel and Switzerland but also attracts international attention. It serves as a key meeting point for professionals from various fields such as architecture, engineering, development, and research.

The fair also includes conferences, which are an integral part. These provide participants with opportunities to learn about the latest trends and innovations in the industry. The conferences cover topics such as new technologies in timber construction, 3D visualizations, sustainable building, practical energy solutions, BIM networks, and more. They attract experts and industry leaders and promote discussions, knowledge exchange, and networking.

Swissbau is distinguished by its thematic diversity and includes keynote sessions, practical talks, and other events that offer insights into current topics like climate, circular economy, and digitalization.

Finally, Basel's location, with its rich culture and history, along with its strategic position in Europe, makes Swissbau an attractive destination. Messe Basel is easily accessible by both public transport and car, further enhancing its appeal.

The Swissbau will take place on 4 days from Tuesday, 20. January to Friday, 23. January 2026 in Basel.

In 581 days
20.01.2026 - 23.01.2026*
Tuesday - Friday, 4 days
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Local time:
20:27 h (UTC +02:00)

Fair location:

MCH Messe Basel,
Messeplatz, CH-4005 Basel, Basle-Ville, Switzerland


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Fair organizer
MCH Messe Schweiz (Basel) AG
CH-4005 Basel, Switzerland
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Past editions:
  • 16. - 19. January 2024
  • 03. - 06. May 2022
  • 14. - 18. January 2020
  • 16. - 20. January 2018
  • 12. - 16. January 2016

Fair location:

MCH Messe Basel,
Messeplatz, CH-4005 Basel, Basle-Ville, Switzerland


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Product groups: architecture, building design, building materials, construction financing, construction materials, interior design, real estate, …

Disclaimer: No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Errors and alterations excepted! Fair dates and exhibition sites are subject to change by the respective trade fair organiser.


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Where does the Swissbau taking place?
The Swissbau fair takes place in Basel, at the MCH Messe Basel.

When is the Swissbau taking place?
Visit the Swissbau from 20. - 23. January 2026.

How often does the Swissbau take place?
The Swissbau takes place biennially.

What kind of fair is the Swissbau?
The Swissbau is an exhibition for Interior Construction, Interior Design and Real Estate.