Join us for a fascinating trip back in time. Learn about American clock & watchmaking with particular emphasis on Connecticut, once the clock capital of the US. The museum holds one of the largest displays of American clocks and watches in the world, over 5,500! As visitors travel through the museum’s eight galleries, these timekeeping devices chime and strike upon the hour. Located in the historic "Federal Hill" district of Bristol, the museum is housed in an 1801 Federal-style home with a sundial garden.
Stop by our Gift Shop to see our unique selection of ornaments and holiday gifts!
Open 12-4, Saturdays and Sundays only.
January - March 27, 2015:
Open by appointment.
Mark your calendars for Opening Day on March 28, 2015!
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Research Your Clock or Watch
Our team of researchers can help you discover more about the rarity and history of your timepiece. $40/request. Free for members of ACWM.