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German Clock Museum

Robert-Gerwig-Platz 1, 78120 Furtwangen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7723 9202800
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Time well spent

With exhibits of methods of time keeping from sun dials to digital watches there is something of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Failsafe659
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Norwich, United Kingdom
German Clock Museum

This is a very good museum which provides a view of the evolution of watches. Liked the way the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Arup G
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Bangalore
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“black forest” (13 reviews)
“guest card” (3 reviews)
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Robert-Gerwig-Platz 1, 78120 Furtwangen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 7723 9202800
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With exhibits of methods of time keeping from sun dials to digital watches there is something of interest for everyone. Many items are in full working order so there are plenty of sounds as passing time is marked.

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is a very good museum which provides a view of the evolution of watches. Liked the way the museum had been arranged. It also provides a view of the various type of watches from the bygone era to the existing world.

Thank Arup G
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

Until you visit this museum you would not think clocks could be so interesting. It is a well laid out museum with exhibits of timepieces of all ages and styles and includes regular demonstrations of a large clock with a host of interesting features. The...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

If your'e at all interested in watches or clocks this is a great museum. Lady on the desk was very helpful and we spent a very enjoyable (but rushed) 1.5 hours here. I would advise allowing 2 hours for the visit. the building looks quite...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

I'm prejudiced... my wife and I collect antique clocks, and if you want a great way to get introduced to an amazing range of clocks... then come spend a few hours going thru this wonderful museum. They have an audio tour for you to use,...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

We spend over 2 hours inside it is a great museum about the history of Glock making and some great glocks from germany, there is one level that they have a special play of a very old glock, worth see it, just ask at the...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We have to spend almost 2 hours here. Many interesting things to be read, heard and studied :) They have many collections, not only from Germany itself but from other country (Swiss, French, etc) I learn also some history about the clock and how it...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

An interesting museum and well laid out, very clean and there are a lot of varying types of exhibits. The exhibits are well restored and there are both audible guides and an app available

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

My family and I enjoyed visiting this museum dedicated to Black Forest and German clocks. It covers a wide timespan, with hundreds of clocks on display. Our guide was knowledgeable and clearly enjoys her role. There are flyers for further reading around the museum too....More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

this place is a must see if you're in the black forest. when we visited, we found this place very quiet so you can enjoy looking around freely. the staff are very helpful and speak english, and while the signs next to the clocks were...More

Thank Sam W
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