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Uhrentechnische Lehrschau

Exhibition · Dresden Elbland · 349 m
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The clock technical educational show presents a collection of utility clocks from the middle of the 19th century.
The exhibition of the Uhrentechnische Lehrschau is based on the life's work of Johannes Hennig (1919 - 2004) from the spa town of Hartha. The exhibition focuses not only on the pure showing of clocks, but also gives an insight into the technology in the clocks. Visitors are shown mechanical and electrical functions such as striking mechanisms or the generation of a cuckoo call, and are provided with exciting information on the history of clock technology. In total, more than 1000 objects illustrate the developments in clock technology from 1850 to the present day. The exhibition includes clocks for the home, wristwatches and pocket watches, electric clock movements for mains or battery operation, vehicle and aircraft clocks as well as objects showing the application of timekeeping in technology and science.

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every first and third sunday of the month from 14- 16 o'clock or by appointment
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Update: October 07, 2021

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S3, RE3 and RB30 from dresden to Thrandt station - then with line 345 to Zeisigweg stop

With the RE3 and the RB30 from Hof or Chemnitz/ Zwisckau to Tharandt station - then with the line 345 to the Zeisigweg stop

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There is a large parking lot in Tharandt am markt

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50.981976, 13.546272
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50°58'55.1"N 13°32'46.6"E
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33U 397955 5648826
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Uhrentechnische Lehrschau

Friedrich-von-Schiller-Straße 21
01737 Kurort Hartha
Phone +49 35203 37616

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