Clocks are often undervalued as true works of art and machinery, but here at the Clock Museum in the historical center of the city you’ll find a sufficient homage paid to the age-old technology with one of the largest collections in the world. The museum helps to document the way time has been measured over the centuries since the 1400s, and includes some impressive pieces such as an astronomical clock from the 18th century which is notable for its beautiful artistic touches. You’ll probably learn more than you ever wanted to know about clocks, but at the very least you'll have some fun facts to tell your friends back home. Come at the top of the hour, and you’ll hear the sound of every single working clock in the museum chime at the exact same moment.
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