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Deutsche Uhrenmuseum Glashutte

Schillerstr. 3, 01768 Glashutte, Saxony, Germany
+49 35053 46283
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tradition of the german watch

i saw very very rare watches here, made by lange and grossmann, other legendary watchmakers in... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
kih32
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More interesting than expected

The museum is excellent, with the tour taking longer than we expected due to the amount of... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Calum_MacL
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Schillerstr. 3, 01768 Glashutte, Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

i saw very very rare watches here, made by lange and grossmann, other legendary watchmakers in germany, especially in glashutte. i also learned about a sad history of glashutte's watch during the world wars.

Thank kih32
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

The museum is excellent, with the tour taking longer than we expected due to the amount of information being provided at each exhibit. Very interesting, learned a lot. The musuem shop could offer more and be better arranged, but the staff were excellent. Well worth...More

Thank Calum_MacL
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This excellent museum deals with the history of clockmaking, generally, and the history of the clockmaking community of Glashutte, in particular. I found a most interesting display of how Glashutte was stripped of its clock and watchmaking equipment in 1945 as part of Russian reparations,...More

1  Thank RonTSmithers_B_C_
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

A good balance between exhibit, explanation and interactivity. I expected a simpler exhibit, but one can see the amount of effort that has gone into creating this exhibition. Even for a non watch fan like myself, I got pulled into the watch appreciation fan club....More

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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

What shall I say! Please make a trip to come to The Foundation "German Watch Museum Glashütte" if you are in Dresden for few days. This museum is definitely one of a kind especially for german watch making and its development in horology including world...More

1  Thank spiky007
Reviewed 26 November 2016

This museum is not faraway from Dresden in a small town named the same as famous watch. Nice house in the centre. An attractive presentation of history, how it everything started with famous watch. We spent two hours in this museum. Great time Shame it...More

Thank trixie_smutny_graz
Reviewed 13 February 2016

This fantastic watch museum should be on every watch lover's list of things to do in Germany. They do a great job of sharing the development of the watch industry in Glashutte. In addition, the watches and displays are highly interesting and skillfully constructed. The...More

1  Thank Robert R
Reviewed 18 January 2016

This museum is very attractive, not only for the incredible number of precious hand-made watches, especially the gentlemen's pocket ones made in the 19th century, but what you will surely appreciate too is the clever l way of exhibiting them and the accompanying detailed info...More

1  Thank Marie B
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Glashütte is a tiny community only minutes away from the magnificent Basteigebiet or the City of Dresden in the free state of Saxony, Germany. It is nevertheless the home of meticulous German watch crafting. A few world leaders in watchmaking are cradled hear and the...More

2  Thank Zvika G
Reviewed 27 July 2015

This is one of the most incredible collections of watch and Horology history. I spent an incredible day just simply immersing myself in the German Watch History and marveling at the incredible pieces, but also the way in which Glashütte and the surrounding towns "grew...More

1  Thank Nate H
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