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Palmerston North Clock Tower
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139 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“You see what you get”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2013

You'll see the clock tower when you drive or walk round the square. Any further scrutiny is probably not necessary. Go and buy a nice cup of coffee from Barista on George St instead,

Visited January 2013
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Puerto Banus, Spain
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187 reviews
80 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
“Interesting attraction...”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2013

1950's constructed donation from a local businessman. certainly the town's most visible landmark, in an area of green parkland with a few cafes dotted about and lots of birds and some ducks.... What else can one say really.....???

Visited September 2012
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Twee colourful tower”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2012

It looks like a parcel has been plopped on top of the clock tower. The ever-changing colours are garish, more suitable to a theme park than a city centre.

Visited December 2012
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Thank Karen L
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“vulgar and boring”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2012

This has to be the worst clock tower I have ever seen. Definitely not worth taking time to look at unless you are studying 'outdated and displeasing architecture'.

Visited November 2012
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1 Thank Michael T
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Whanganui, New Zealand
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183 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Visited at night”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2012

The illuminated glass bricks at the base are an amazing backdrop for nightime photos...very unique and very clever!

Visited November 2012
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Thank Kerry C
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