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Lovely place to visit, very interesting. Alot of things for choldren to do, our little girl enjoyr... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Quaint little gem of a place. Family friendly

We spent over an hour here with 3, 7, 10 year old. The lady who runs it is lovely and there is a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Family-run watch and clock museum, gift shop and specialist watch and clock repairers. The museum is centred around the local children's stories of Mr George the clock man written by Diana Bell which are based on her father who was a watch and clock...more
4 Central Place, Haltwhistle NE49 0DF, England
+44 1434 321776
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place to visit, very interesting. Alot of things for choldren to do, our little girl enjoyr herself

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent over an hour here with 3, 7, 10 year old. The lady who runs it is lovely and there is a lot to see and do. Plenty of kids activities (mostly for younger ones) and a wee toy shop. Definitely worth popping into....More

Thank LittleHen33
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Great experience for both adults & kids alike. Very welcoming hosts (mother & son in this instance). Extremely interesting & enjoyable.Could easily have whiled away another couple of hours as could my granddaughters. Seriously underestimated.

Thank Benny M
Reviewed 24 July 2018

A lovely museum featuring all kinds of clocks and watches, as well as watchmaking tools. The owner's son provided excellent guidance.

Thank Maria N
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Had such a wonderful time visiting this museum with my family and the lady who owns it is such a lovely woman. She was so friendly and spoke to us in so much depth about the place she was a real pleasure. Highly recommend if...More

Thank faysmith6397
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Found this museum by chance and spent a short but fascinating time here with a wide range of horological items covering war items, ancient clocks, wrist watches, grandfather clocks, etc, etc. Everything is displayed professionally and the Mr George books, etc make it all very...More

Thank Rossergruffydd
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Spent a nice hour touring this establishment on the main street in the Centre of Britain. Mr Georges is a quirky little museum and repair shop with a vast number of timepieces. Great little attraction for all of the family. Take the children and watch...More

2  Thank KevinnAudrey
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We, my grandaughter and I , came upon this clock menders, and museum, purely by chance, but what an inspirational place!! The young man who charmingly welcomed us, is the grandson of Mr. George, the original clockmender, and his mum the daughter of the original.She...More

4  Thank Laurie424
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Wow What a quaint lovely sweet cute interesting fascinating museum. I love the places where the people and family that the museum is about are still around and show you the place. The passion of the staff really shows. Make sure you hear the clock...More

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Deborah B, museum assistant at Mr George's Museum of Time, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thanks for your review. We're really pleased you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 9 July 2017

I loved my visit. Many museums are boring. This is not. Its concept is brilliant - its foundation as a timepiece repairer has been built upon by the daughter of its founder. She displays an array of wall, case, alarm and mantle clocks as well...More

3  Thank harlechjoe
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Debbie N
30 March 2016|
Response from Deborah B | Property representative |
Hello, we're open from 10.30am-1.30pm. It's half day on a Wednesday. Best wishes Deborah Bell