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Clock inside a church????

The cllock is very similar to the one in the city square of Prague. Impressive in itself but not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Greg B
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Tarpon Springs, Florida
Inside the church

This clock is inside the church so if the church is closed you won't see it. It's tucked int he... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
WidthAdventures
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Monterey, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The cllock is very similar to the one in the city square of Prague. Impressive in itself but not nearly as ornate as the one in Prague

1  Thank Greg B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Buy tickets for 3 Eur in the church before to avoid queing .Entrance after 11.30,Movie shown on a screen next to the huge horloge 12.00 to 12.25.Very instructive and interesting.12.30 about 3 min clock in action.Only downside:no seats at the screen.Still recommended .

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a couple of my friends from the U.S., had paid to visit the astronomical clock, I decided to when a friend came to visit. For 5euros this visit was definitely worth it for me to see how the different artists/scientists created this clock, wow...More

1  Thank Malya
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This clock is inside the church so if the church is closed you won't see it. It's tucked int he back corner and seems to be under repair. It's still working, but it is blocked by scaffolding partly. Hard to take a photo of the...More

1  Thank WidthAdventures
Reviewed 3 August 2018

This clock is located in the cathedral itself. We saw it “do its thing” but were a bit disappointed. Every half-hour a carved figure comes out and strikes a bell. There are a total of four figures which ring the bell, each depicting a phase...More

1  Thank William P
Reviewed 31 July 2018

There are two possibly way - either they cover the whole area beeing works inside, or they tell to everybody, that the limited view is worth either?! No information, just you are angry.

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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Firstly the clock is currently under repair. Secondly if the clock is under repair, they should also close down the machine that asks for 0.2 euros to illuminate the clock. The machine is situated very near the medallion souvenir and in my lack of understanding,...More

Thank diorshow
Reviewed 24 July 2018

The clock is an incredible work of mechanically genius. Its also a great work of art. but as I said its under repair and the scaffolding obscured the view of it.

1  Thank Steve H
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Now I know reviews are subjective and what one person likes another person might not but come on folks how could you rate this a 5, or even a 4, 3 or a 2. Let me explain. I had read that you could buy tickets...More

1  Thank RobertJE
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

The builders of these clocks and mechanisms do not receive the fame that they deserve. It is mind blowing that they could not only understand but also reproduce the planets movement with the (very) limited technology of the time. The introductory movie is well done...More

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