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Must see while in Goslar

Make sure you are here on the hour. Six oclock we saw everybody looking really funny and all... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
Pkoch
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Christmas Visit

A lovely chiming clock with figures moving as the music plays. The best time is noon, when the... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2018
pepsipie
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Clare, Suffolk
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Jul 10, 2018
“Must see while in Goslar”
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Pleasant experience and surely a show stopper. Not the biggest nor best, but it is very charming for the area.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

We happened to be at the right time at this market place and watched the figures taking their round at 12 noon. Quite nice but nothing really exciting - good for kids, I suppose

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Make sure you are here on the hour. Six oclock we saw everybody looking really funny and all facing the same direction most with the cameras in front of their faces. Bit why? Yes the clock strike the hpur and things happen. This is must...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Pkoch
Reviewed May 3, 2018

The Glockenspiel performs 6 ro 7 times per day. Really cool and the bells were awesome even when not viewing the performance.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

The clock with the figures moving telling the city story is very nice Check the hours of exibition! It’s located on central square- a very nice place

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 17, 2018

A lovely chiming clock with figures moving as the music plays. The best time is noon, when the chimes last for over 5 minutes. A plaque on the wall below lists the times for each chime and the type of music played. This is the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank pepsipie
Reviewed August 5, 2017

The Glockenspiel goes off 3 times a day in the Main Square. Whilst it's pretty tame for the 21st Century it harks back to simpler times, when this was cutting edge technology. Well worth a look in this UNESCO World Heritage Town.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank bennie919
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

We loved it!! It's cute. It's old. It's fun. You can not stop singing with it. And you can not take your eyes away. 10 minuets every hour (almost) of sheer fun. The best thing in Goslar.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed August 19, 2016

For all who like these extended ’jacquemarts’ this is a nice one. Make sure you have a nice spot, and wait for all three acts.

Date of experience: July 2016
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