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Allen-Bradley Company Clock

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Address: 1201 S. 2nd St., Milwaukee, WI 53204-2496
Phone Number: 414 382 2000
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the LARGEST LIGHTED 4 sided clock in the world

see it .It is the LARGEST 4 sided LIGHTED clock IN THE WORLD. in the world. There are not alot of places you can go see something like this

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Ron M
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

see it .It is the LARGEST 4 sided LIGHTED clock IN THE WORLD. in the world. There are not alot of places you can go see something like this

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

Spouse works in this historic building, known locally at the Polish Moon. Now known as Rockwell. New employees are given a tour, interesting to know that the billionaire Bradleys, who founded the company as Allen Bradley, had an apartment in the tower. This is a local landmark, not sure if it's open for any public tours but it has dominated... More 

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Thank Winegirl1950
Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

This is a reliable, comforting landmark for those of us who are from Milwaukee. It can be seen from many points, including downtown and parts of the east side.

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Thank mom2mcjc
Longboat Key, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Hasn't been Allen Bradley in over a decade but the clock is still there, working perfectly and is visible for miles. Probably one of the last bastions of a bygone era.

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Thank DrMike60
South Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

I grew up within a mile of this clock. It was the Allen Bradley Company back then - now it's Rockwell Automation -but we called it the "Polish Moon" (with all due respect to my heritage.) Some interesting facts - It was dedicated on October 31, 1962 and rises 280 feet from the street.. It requires 34.6 kilowatts of electricity... More 

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1 Thank TheWuch
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

No longer the major center of manufacturing in Milwaukee. Now just a memory of a more prosperous working blue collar city!

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Thank Sam K
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

The cool thing about Milwaukee is that it looks urban, but not impossible to hit up all the sites. You can see the clock anywhere in downtown but seeing it closeup is pretty cool

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Thank patgranada
Yankton, South Dakota, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

2nd largest clock in the world just below a clock in Saudi Arabia. Nice to look at but definitely not a MUST see.

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Toledo, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

This is a very large four sided clock that can be seen from different places in the city. Neat for a photo op.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 291 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

A great clock that overlooks the city. You cannot noticing this magnificent edifice. It is the prominet spot of a great milwaukee company.

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