Whether you are a Singaporean in search of a vintage watch model for your own pleasure or a tourist or business traveller coming to Singapore and hope to look for an antique, pre-owned watch, here are some reliable authorized watch dealers and shops which I recommend you to buy pre-owned watches in Singapore, whether your budget is for a modest or high-end one. There are in particular some large clusters located at Lucky Plaza in Orchard Road, and People’s Park Complex in Chinatown.
10 Authorized Shops to Buy Pre-Owned Watches in Singapore
JW Horological Gallery
Address: 10 Anson Road #02-88 International Plaza Singapore 079903
Opens Thu & Sat 12.30pm – 4pm
Monster Time Gallery
Address: 14 Scotts Road #02-22 Far East Plaza Singapore 228213
Opens daily 11.30am – 8pm except public holidays
Address: 9 Raffles Place #01-15 Republic Plaza (next to Golden Shoe Carpark) Singapore 048619
Tel: 65-6532-4316 or 65-9637-3128
Open Mon – Fri 1pm to 7pm and Sat 1pm to 3pm
Address: 14 Scotts Road #03-79 Far East Plaza Singapore 228213 (near Bubble lift facing taxi stand)
Tel: 65-9824-9482 (Sam Cheng) or 65-6737-0934
Opens Mon – Sat 12pm – 9pm
Passions Watch Exchange Pte Ltd
Address: 119 North Bridge Road Funan Digital Life Mall #02-20/21/22
Tel: 65-6334-2221 / 65-6533-0030
Open Mon – Sat 12pm – 8pm and Sun 12pm – 6pm. Closed on major public holidays.
Address: 5 Balmoral Crescent Singapore 259895
Tel: 65-6836-6789 / 65-9858-0988
Address: 390 Victoria Street #01-51/52 Golden Landmark Shopping Complex Singapore 188061
Tel: 65-6291-9118 / 65-9627-9627 (Nick) / 65-9661-5758 (Henry)
Open Mon – Fri 11am – 6pm. Closed on weekends and public holidays.
Address: Blk 130 Jurong Gateway Road #01-237 Singapore 600130 and 12 Arumugam Road #05-10A Lion Industrial Building B Singapore 409958
Tel: 65-6665-5500 (No walk-ins, by appointment only)
Championtime / Brighttime
Address: 180 Bencoolen Street The Bencoolen #01-68 Singapore 189646 or 304 Orchard Road Lucky Plaza #01-37 Singapore 238863
Tel: 65-6238-7978 / 65-9018-6368 / 65-6737-2616 (Lucky Plaza)
Open Tue – Sun 12pm – 7pm. Closed on Mon.
Address: 48 Tanglin Halt Road #01-329 Singapor e142048
Open Mon – Fri 10am – 6pm. Closed on weekends and public holidays.
If you are looking for a specific kind of pre-owned watches in Singapore such as vintage military watches, you can also look for them online at these websites:
- Carousell – download the iPhone or Android app and you can search for your watches on your mobile phone
- Forum at Hardwarezone
- eBay Singapore
- Reebonz Singapore
As with buying all things online, be wary of getting fake or imitation watches. This list is not exhaustive, so if you have other recommendations of places to purchase vintage, pre-owned watches in Singapore, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I will add it in.