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Clock Museum (Uhrenmuseum)

Schulhof 2, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 5332265
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If love mechanical and art this is the place for you

We all just loved this museum. Beautiful pieces of mechanical genius from small pocket watches to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paula S
Calgary, Canada
via mobile
Interesting if you are a watch or clock nerd

Set in the heart of the old city, this is a lovely little museum with clocks and watches from... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mark R
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Schulhof 2, Vienna 1010, Austria
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+43 1 5332265
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We all just loved this museum. Beautiful pieces of mechanical genius from small pocket watches to paintings with clocks in the pictures .

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Set in the heart of the old city, this is a lovely little museum with clocks and watches from ancient ages until modern day. Plan to spend an hour or so. Very steep staircase over 3 levels with no lift. Needs a gift shop. Very...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I happened upon this little museum while trying to find a place to get out of the rain. It also just happened to be the first sunday of the month so the museum entrance price was FREE! I really enjoyed wandering around this three story...More

Thank tent7
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Hidden round the back of the Church of Maria Am Gestade, and poorly signposted off Tuchlaben, this is a gem not to be missed. In an old house, it has no lift, and the 3 floors are accessed by one spiral staircase. So if someone...More

Thank Patricia Z
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I find clocks through history fascinating, so this was a must for me when I was in Vienna. The organisation was pretty good with a huge range of clocks and watches, and some extremely beautiful pieces in there. I think there could have been more...More

1  Thank Maria M
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I assume this got very popular after being featured in the 2017 new years concert TV show. It is a beautiful and different museum but you really do need to be interested in clocks and / or their history as well as read the text...More

1  Thank Lotte A
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Very interesting to see some amazing clocks throughout time. I would have loved to see more of them actually working though. Only a small number of old mechanical clocks were actually ticking away.

Thank cach9801
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Large collection of clocks of every kind, across three floors. From tiny pocket watches to giant grandfather clocks, this museum has it all! Very good visit - plenty of interesting photo opportunities and you'll discover types of clocks you didn't know existed, along with clocks...More

Thank Elle B
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent collection. Must visit for anyone connected to clocks in any way. The collection of astronomical clocks is just awesome. Austria had some very very skilled clock makers which were totally hidden to the outside world. The collection of super miniature table clocks is just...More

Reviewed 27 December 2016

The complete history of time pieces with particular reference to Vienna's involvement. Three exhibitions covering three eras on three floors. I have never seen so many clocks in one place, many of them priceless. If anything, there is too much to see; but there will...More

Thank jonchoppin
Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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3 May 2015|
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€7 per adult as of 17 Feb 2017