We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Busy Market Day

We visited Otley on a Market Day which made it very difficult to get close to this wonderful... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Great landmark

This is a lovely clock in the heart of the town. It's a great landmark and a pretty nice meeting... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Barnsley, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 16 reviews
All photos (8)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“market place”(4 reviews)
“boer war”(2 reviews)
“stands proud”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Market Place | Kirkgate, Otley, Leeds, England
Reviews (16)
Filter reviews
16 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews market place boer war stands proud plaques edge kirkgate memorial
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2018

We visited Otley on a Market Day which made it very difficult to get close to this wonderful Victorian Clock Tower in the heart of Otley. It was built to mark the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria's reign. Interestingly it was built on the site...More

Thank 2014Jandy
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely clock in the heart of the town. It's a great landmark and a pretty nice meeting place.

Thank cazbatt
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

A historical landmark in a small market town, right next to the market Square. Every similar market town should have something similar. Although towns like Ripon and Darlington do have. To conclude, without it the market Square would be missing something.

Thank Ludwik D
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This tall clock tower sits to one edge of the square in the town centre. Due to the road layout, traffic pours past which is a shame as it is not a quiet area. The clock tower has a wonderfully designed top piece and has...More

Thank sabatinitennis
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This feature really makes the town as special as it is. What a wonderful addition. We watched many people as well as ourselves admire it.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This clock is the centre part of otley where all the markets surround but we sadly lost victims in the Manchester bombing so flowers were laid here and the clock was used as a memorial area to those whom lost their lives

Thank Sal7thomp
Reviewed 9 August 2017

the Clock Tower is a memorial to the Boer War and has a plaque re Belgium refugees in the town. Being on the edge of the market Place and on the edge of Kirkgate, a main road through the town, it is very obvious.

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This stands proud in the Market Place in memory of a battle in the Boer War as well as telling the time for the market traders.

Thank PeterReigate
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is an iconic landmark in Otley being in the market square it enhances the centre. The citizens of Otley are very proud of the Jubilee Clock which is central to the town

Thank susandykes81
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Standing proud in the centre, just take a look if you are in Otley. We stopped here whilst on a national holidays tour. The clock is worth a look

Thank sandrac58
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Chevin Country Park Hotel & Spa
2,059 reviews
1.94 km away
Travelodge Leeds Bradford Airport
510 reviews
4.73 km away
Premier Inn Leeds / Bradford Airport Hotel
1,056 reviews
4.93 km away
Britannia Leeds Bradford Airport
1,237 reviews
5.20 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 85 nearby restaurants
Salami & Co
116 reviews
.01 km away
A Casa di Alessia
96 reviews
.10 km away
M'deena Moroccan Restaurant
368 reviews
.02 km away
Nam Jai Thai
137 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 19 nearby attractions
Wharfe Meadows Park Otley
108 reviews
.77 km away
Otley Courthouse Arts Centre
34 reviews
.09 km away
Kirkgate Arcade Shopping Centre
45 reviews
.04 km away
Otley Parish Church
19 reviews
.20 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Jubilee Clock staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines