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Museum of Measurement and Time

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So many clocks

This was a fun short stop! There are a ton of clocks and antiques to look at. The owner was there... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
wherewithalicia
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Dallas, Texas
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Fantastic museum. Owners very knowledgeable and friendly. Nice display of items to take you back... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Shelly A
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Museum features Land Surveying history, the exhibits feature examples of early surveying dating from the 1700's. Items on exhibit are compasses, transits, levels and topographic tools. Our collection includes, maps, documents and historical items...more
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301 N Polk St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2133
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+1 903-665-6668
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a fun short stop! There are a ton of clocks and antiques to look at. The owner was there with just my mom and I, so basically led us around answering our questions and showing off the new "music room" they were working...More

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Johnny I, Owner at Museum of Measurement and Time, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the visit. We hope you return to Jefferson soon. Johnny & Edith

Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic museum. Owners very knowledgeable and friendly. Nice display of items to take you back through the years.

Thank Shelly A
Johnny I, Owner at Museum of Measurement and Time, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2018

Thank you, we hope you visit Jefferson again. Johnny & Edith

Reviewed 14 April 2018

Like a trip back in time with all the different styles of clocks, especially the old cucuclocks. (sp) Also a great collection of salt & pepper shakers, watches, and prison art. Every item is described. This can be a short visit if you want it...More

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Johnny I, Owner at Museum of Measurement and Time, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Thank you for the kind words. We hope you chose to visit our town again.

Reviewed 20 November 2017

Fantastic collection of clocks, and I mean really exotic clocks, as well as measurement devices like old slide rule predecessors. The owner was also extremely informative and friendly.

Thank Inge J
Johnny I, Owner at Museum of Measurement and Time, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

We appreciate your review and invite you for a return visit to both Jefferson and the museum.

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

I'm not a big fan of salt and pepper shakers so the large collection of those items weren't my cup of tea. BUT the conversation we had with Johnny about how land is measured was worth every minute. He should charge for his wealth of...More

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Johnny I, Owner at Museum of Measurement and Time, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Thank you for the kind words. Your experience is what makes the museum worth our effort. Johnny & Edith

Reviewed 18 October 2017

Happened upon this unique treasure while walking through this historic town. Walls and walls of measuring devices from times past as well as current. The owner was a library full of knowledge and we so much enjoyed our tour. They only operate off of donations...More

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Johnny I, Owner at Museum of Measurement and Time, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

We appreciate your visit and kind words. We hope you enjoyed your visit to our town and invite you for a return visit. Thanks,

Reviewed 1 October 2017

This is a unique place with clocks from everywhere in just about every size and style. There are also old calculators, typewriters, and all sorts of measurement instruments. And there must be hundreds of salt and pepper shakers. Besides all that, it's also free but...More

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Johnny I, Owner at Museum of Measurement and Time, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for your visit. We hope you enjoyed Jefferson. Edith & I look forward to your repeat visit. Johnny & Edith Ingram

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

What a great couple! What an immense collection of clocks, time pieces, measurement devices and personal stories from the owners. They paid us personal attention and we enjoyed every bit! If they are closed ... Call and ask for a tour, they will gladly oblige

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Johnny I, Owner at Museum of Measurement and Time, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for the kind words. Your response is why we enjoy what we do!!! We appreciate your visit. Johnny & Edith

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Very neat place, full of antique clocks and other collectables. The sweet couple that runs it is passionate and knowledgeable about their collection and a joy to talk to. Well worth stopping in.

Thank Rorry P
Johnny I, Owner at Museum of Measurement and Time, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Thank you for the kind words. We invite you back to Jefferson. Cheers, Johnny

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We took two of our grandchildren to this museum. The owners were so nice to explain things to them and point out neat things the kids would like. My husband and I enjoyed the vast variety of their collection of clocks and survey equipment and...More

Thank Martin W
Johnny I, Owner at Museum of Measurement and Time, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you, a visit like yours is what we intend. Hope you are able to visit again. We appreciate your thoughts.

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