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Beyer Clock and Watch Museum

Bahnhofstrasse 31, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 43 344 63 63
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A must for all watch enthusiast .

As Switzerland is the birth place of quality time pieces , this Museum will be enjoyed by both the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
brianross596
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Benoni, South Africa
Fascinating collection of timepieces

iPads provided for interactive multimedia guide to museum in several languages. Many unusual and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David H
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good43%
  • Average2%
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Hours Today: 14:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Bahnhofstrasse 31, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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+41 43 344 63 63
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As Switzerland is the birth place of quality time pieces , this Museum will be enjoyed by both the younger and older folk . Once again within walking distance to the down town areas .

1  Thank brianross596
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

iPads provided for interactive multimedia guide to museum in several languages. Many unusual and interesting timepieces and mechanisms.

Thank David H
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Not too many, but adequate for a watch museum. Unlike other watch brand's museums, Beyer shows history in an objective manner.

Thank thisisball9912
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A tiny little space with a number of exotic clocks, watches, and curiosities. I thought it was worth 30 minutes but some others in my group wanted to spend 2 hrs there.

Thank WestwoodTrekker
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Let's begin with the best- the lady in charge of the expo. Incredibly urbane, knowledgeable... and overall nice. She presides over dozens of breathtaking little pieces of beauty and ingenuity, which you just have to see if you like beauty, or admire the mind of...More

Thank A A
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I visited the Bayer Clock museum on a bleak day in February 2017 and found it to be surprising good. The museum is small but it is only €8. It has some interesting pieces but the star attraction is the curator whose enthusiasm for the...More

2  Thank Simon M
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

If you're a watch or clock enthusiast, this museum is a must and it's definitely worth the CHF8 of entrance fee. It is not a huge museum but it's got a wealth of information and history on clocks and watches. I ended up spending more...More

Thank Li Ping N
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Museum has only one big hall but it has unique collection of all possible clocks and watches that will be interesting for kids and adults. It starts with copy of ancient Egyptian water clocks, unusual clocks that is 500-300 years old, clocks that are real...More

1  Thank Ruisenor_NatalyS
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We walked past the Beyer store without realizing the museum was inside and had to walk around the store to figure out the museum was inside the store. But once we got in and viewed the collection, our mind was blown. The museum is small...More

1  Thank Rambling O
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
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