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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a history behind the clock, but it now stands on vacant land, looking quite forlorn. We strolled past it and were 1 of 2 families at the site, took a quick picture and proceeded. It's not something I'd have put on any sort...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PetroSmit
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The view of the New York Skyline with the One World Trade Center is spectacular. There is limited parking on Essex Street. You can also see Ellis Island and the Statue if Liberty in the distance

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 116sibylleb
Reviewed December 14, 2018

You can see this clock from the New York Harbor on a ferry or a tour boat. It's the icon of Jersey City, but is now dwarfed by the growing sky line.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed October 27, 2018

We stayed near the clock so we walked down and took a look. Neat to see but I wouldn't make a special trip to see it.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

While not the original clock. the Colgate clock has long been a staple on the Jersey City water front. Had great views of it from office space in the World Trade Center years ago, as well as a Circle Line trip around Manhattan. Now, I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MickeyPH65
Reviewed September 27, 2018

Colgate Clock is big clock situated on the end of river fronf Jersey City. Its big giant clock. You can watch time from very far distance ! Lol

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank udaym2016
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Shorty walk from the Hyatt Regency to take pictures. It is the biggest clock in the world, so it is worth a visit,

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JosephJ1
Reviewed September 9, 2018

this clock is there however it is not always The factory is still there but the clock is not always lit.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank odres
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

It’s a big clock at the end of the river front Jersey City. One can visit if they happen to be at Riverfront but not a major attraction. More of a Landmark.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Karan M
Reviewed June 27, 2018

The view of the harbor and from the Jersey boardwalk are beautiful but the clock with thr large Colgate sign is simply out of place. While the clock is large and noticeable, it would seem to fit better in an area such as Times Square...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Brenda U
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