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German Clock Museum

Robert-Gerwig-Platz 1, 78120 Furtwangen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
07723 9202800
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Lots of clocks

An interesting museum and well laid out, very clean and there are a lot of varying types of... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
via mobile
Very interesting

My family and I enjoyed visiting this museum dedicated to Black Forest and German clocks. It... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
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Robert-Gerwig-Platz 1, 78120 Furtwangen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
07723 9202800
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Reviewed 28 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

Thank grumpystumps
Reviewed 8 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

Thank Angelicamt
Reviewed 1 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
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This is a good way to spend an hour our two if you're staying in the area and don't want to drive far. If you have any interest in clocks or history there is plenty to like. If you have a guest card from your...More

Thank andyhans
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Entry is free with the local guest card. There is so much to learn about time and management here. Helped by an English guide book which however is not quite in harmony with the displays, but still extremely helpful.

Thank JagerPlymouth
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This was a very interesting museum that took us about an hour to go through. If you're already in the Black Forest area, this is worth a visit. Of course there are cuckoo clocks on display, but there are so many more types of clocks...More

Thank piquak p
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

An interesting place "if" you are already near it. It takes less than an hour to go through it. I was expecting a museum focused on the famous Coo Coo clocks of Germany, and although they have those clocks it is really more of a...More

Thank Ray J
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

This is a fascinating look at civilization's fascination with time over millennia. Emphasis, rightly so, is on Black Forest clockmakers. Don't miss the music "boxes" on the bottom floor.

Thank Peggy B
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We visited the museum with a wonderful guide who told and showed us the history of clocks. We were allowed to take pictures.At the end of the tour there were musical instruments with which we danced.The souvenir shop was very rich. We bought many cuckoo...More

Thank Cemse
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The number of clocks in this museum is incredible. If you love clocks or just appreciate the workmanship of these beautiful pieces, you will like this place. We thought that it would be a quick visit, but we stayed for a couple of hours, and...More

Thank Ricmar60
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