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Beyer Clock and Watch Museum

Bahnhofstrasse 31, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 43 344 63 63
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A beautiful array of timepieces!

A must stop location during any trip into Zurich, the timepieces are stunning, with some working... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
via mobile
Incredible collection of clocks and watches....a must-see!

The Beyer Clock and Watch Museum is a small museum with an incredible collection of clocks and... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
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Bahnhofstrasse 31, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 43 344 63 63
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

A must stop location during any trip into Zurich, the timepieces are stunning, with some working items and the staff members are very knowledgable and friendly! Make sure you use the iPad for more detailed information about the various items.

Thank UsmanYaqub
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The Beyer Clock and Watch Museum is a small museum with an incredible collection of clocks and watches. When we arrived, we were given iPads for a self-guided tour. The information on the tour consisted of history background and the functioning of the clocks. It...More

Thank Ana0713
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This little museum is located inside Beyer watch shop in centre of Zurich. it is conveniently located & has a small but precious collection of antique clocks. For admission fee of 8CHF< once can use an ipad which illustrates the background history of each clock...More

Thank taysiewhua
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Extremely interesting pieces. The signs are well written and tell for example about a skeleton clock which is a very simple clock made after the French revolution or a cannon clock that shoots every midday. All the clocks were functioning, even if they included for...More

Thank Kekkuli
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very small Museum - Starting with c1400BC - the Egyptian Water Clock right through c1950!! This museum was founded in 1971 when Theodor Beyer decided to open up his private collection to the Public. We used our ZurichCARD for free entrance, otherwise 8CHF. Trams (on...More

Thank RiverbendTX
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We saw watches many types. From ancient times, the first mechanical clocks,chamber clocks, table clocks, pocket watches,wristwatches, electronic watches,etc.It was an unforgetable experience.

Thank antonis k
Reviewed 11 October 2016

You have to check your handbag, and they charge you to do so. I feel before they sell you the ticket that should be divulged. I would not have bought the ticket. Tiny one room of clocks and watches. This is one venue you could...More

Thank Marietta S
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Great place to go if you are into time, watches, clocks etc. the store it is in is worth going, also free as part of the Zurich Pass.

Thank Amt30
Reviewed 20 September 2016

You get an iPAD to use for info on each clock by number in your own language. Few clocks are running because the do not want them to wear out which is understandable. But it would be great if the info showed a movie of...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely museum in the heart of the shopping area, very small but enjoyable. You get to see the evolution of the watched and clocks through out the years.

Thank Noora-AZ
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