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In February my girlfriend and I visited Vienna. The trip was notable for a number of things, mainly the fact that we got engaged, ate lots of Sachertorte and enjoyed the beautiful city of Vienna. We also went to the excellent Uhrenmuseum. Here are a few photos for you to enjoy.


Some complicated clocks:






You want complications? You can't handle all the complications!



These are called 'Bilderuhr' or picture clock. The clock on the tower is a proper working clock. I've fallen in love with these things :)





An interesting alarm function:


Shiney, shiney wheels!





English pocket watches:




Something more modern:




Your tour guide:




It's a great museum and comes highly recommended - even my fiance didn't get too bored :-!
 

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I was in Vienna last year and wandered into the same museum. I particularly enjoyed the clock run by ball bearings - I wonder if I've got a shot of that one stashed somewhere.

Nice pictures!
 

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Looks like a very interesting museum, thanks for sharing!
 
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