The American Clock & Watch Museum celebrates the innovation and artistry of the clock and watch industries
through unique collections that engage, educate and enrich its community.


Telling Time Activity Series for Children

(local pick up only)

Click here to find out more about each kit and to order your own take-home activity!

  • Telling Time with: Sandglasses
  • Telling Time with: Sundials
  • Telling Time with: Time Capsules
  • Telling Time with: Clepsydras or Water Clocks (coming soon)

These take-home kits can be completed as standalone activities or used alongside the videos that are posted on the Museum's YouTube page (@AmClockMuseum).

Each kit is $10; $7 for Museum Members

Development of the Telling Time activity series for children is supported by 
the Rotary Club of Bristol, Connecticut.

Tick Tock Tuesday Story Time

Join us on Tuesdays, July 13 & 27, August 10 & 24

10 a.m.

Enjoy a free, clock-themed story time young, elementary aged children 

and accompanying adults. 

Listen to stories, enjoy a healthy snack, and make a craft based on theme of the day! In addition, each child can select a book to take home with them. 

Reserve your spot by contacting  the museum at 860-583-6070.

This FREE program is generously sponsored by a grant from the  Rotary Club Bristol, Connecticut, with additional support from Target of Southington and Savers of Newington. 

The Greatest Party of All Time - Cheers to 5 Years!

a fundraiser to benefit the American Clock & Watch Museum

Click here to purchase a ticket!

The virtual event will feature:

  • JR Rusgrove, Bristol restaurateur, demonstrating
    how to assemble a festive charcuterie board
  • Jim Smith from Global Wines leading a tasting progression
    of selected wines and food pairings
  • The story of Candace Roberts, an early 19th century clock face painter and life of the party
  • Mixing it up with the Watchmen
  • Drawings for fabulous prizes
  • and more!

The Dali Dinner Experience

Click on the image below to purchase your ticket
for this very special event!