• Messe Essen
  • 05. - 08. Oct. 2023

Tickets & Access Requirements


Opening times

Thursday to Saturday, October 5th to 7th 2023, the convention is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., on Sunday, October 8th 2023, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Tickets & Access Requirements


From August 2023 you will find here the ticket shop as well as the current admission requirements for SPIEL ’23.


By entering the fairground, visitors consent to the free use of their image and voice for photographs, live broadcasts, programmes and/or recordings of image and/or sound produced by the organiser or his representative in connection with the event and their subsequent exploitation in all current and future media (such as in particular in the form of sound and image carriers, via print and digital distribution, e.g. via the Internet).


Please note that cajon backpacks (large backpacks in which games can be stowed) may not be worn on the back due to the risk of injury to other visitors.

The checkroom in Hall 7 will also accept your large bags or suitcases, which you can refill as often as you like during the day. The price per bag or suitcase is EUR 3,–. An additional fee of EUR 2,– is charged for the first refill. Each additional refill is free of charge.