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You could imagine whatever you wish looking at this clock! Interesting mechanism, observe it for a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Daniela F
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Amsterdam
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If you want to see how crazy humans can be...

Then check the clock at 11 am. There is a que and people are waiting for a little glass ball to... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2019
myahma
,
Danube-Auen National Park, Austria
via mobile
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This clock was built partly as a commemorative monument to the legend that led to the lifting of the siege of Brno. Legend has it that the besieging Swedish army intended to lift the siege if they had made no further progress by midday. As...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You could imagine whatever you wish looking at this clock! Interesting mechanism, observe it for a while.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Daniela F
Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

Then check the clock at 11 am. There is a que and people are waiting for a little glass ball to come out at one of the exits. When I was there I saw a teenager girl hitting her arm into the face of a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank myahma
Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

Astronomical clock they said, nothing to see they never said πŸ˜‚. But really Brno center is one of the most beautiful city centers in the world.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ayman90s
Reviewed July 28, 2019

Every day at 11:00 AM, the same four, dirty local hobos and drunks will wait for the marble to drop since early morning! Not a very attractive sight, and frustration and bore for any real tourists and their kids, hoping to catch a memory of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Plamen P
Reviewed July 7, 2019

Not sure if this attracts a big crowd at 11am daily (when the glass ball is ejected) like the Orloj in Prague Old town square. There is a comprehensive explanation (in Czech and English) of the historical origin and workings if this clock, if you...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank diver8264
Reviewed June 27, 2019 via mobile

This is main atraction in city center and this is clock machine which is ticking none at 11 a.m. Also great spot for photo.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank IvanDzivo
Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

I think that everybody knows what it looks like. The same as when you look up when standing underneath the horse statue. It really is an ugly statue.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank CoisDeZweed
Reviewed April 4, 2019 via mobile

The first time you see it your mind will probably go you know where πŸ˜‰ But it actually fits in pretty well with the whole scenery.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Alexandra D
Reviewed March 17, 2019

Unfortunately we didn't understood how it works, and how you can know the time. And we were not the only ones who didn't know what it is. But it became a symbol on the main square.

Date of experience: March 2019
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