On Wednesday, May 15, 2019, our board member Klaus Hoffmann holds, in the series “Museum am Nachmittag” a talk on “Black Forest Clocks”. Following are Black Forest music and automatic watches first demonstrated publicly. We meet at 16 o’clock comfortable with coffee and cake. Admission is free.
The next event is the Stammtisch on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 from 18 AM. Guests are welcome!
In the period from 19 May 2019 until November 10, 2019 the Saarland Clock Museum presents Black Forest clocks of a special kind. The museum will sound, flutes, trumpets and figures are doing surprising things. Curious persons can here already gain an impression.
The vernissage will take place at 16:00 at the International Museum Day on 19 May 2019. You are cordially invited. Admission is free on that day.
After initial exhibition “Clockwork” the watch works by internationally renowned artist Martin Riches one of his works remained in the Saarland Clock Museum:
The watch is a fascinating work of art and is also a tribute to John Harrison, the first succeeded early 18th century to design watches, which made an accurate determination of longitude on sailing ships possible.
The PDF file regarding the schedule for 2019 can be downloaded here.
We often get requests for watchmakers who can repair old and antique clocks. If you want to do something themselves, feel free to come to our regular tables that take place every first Wednesday of the month from 18 am in the normal case. On the other hand, you can also contact our club members, who can be found in this list.
If you wish to be informed on the activities in the Saarland Clock Museum by e-mail, please sign up to our mailing list. The application form can be found on our events page.
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Sunday and Wednesday
Outside opening hours
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Information, please contact the Cultural Office
Freundeskreis alter Uhrmacherkunst e. V.
Engelfanger Straße 3