Welcome

The Museum is open regularly on Fridays during the summer months, and for special events.

Entrance tickets are £5 per person, £3 per person for BHI members, free to Friends of the Museum of Timekeeping and children under 16.

Upcoming Events

Haunted Heritage Ghost Hunt

Join Haunted Heritage at Upton House for an evening of ghost hunting. You’ll be taken on a ghost hunter’s journey where you’ll be a key part of the investigation and have a full hands-on experience.

Saturday 10th November 2018
8.00pm-1.00am

Spring Forward Show

Join us at the Museum of Timekeeping to celebrate the lengthening of the days and the warmer weather to come.

Sunday 31st March 2019
10am – 4pm

Group Tours

Book an exclusive private tour for your group, led by our knowledgeable museum team. Discover usually ‘behind the scenes areas’ and more:

Please contact us to discuss availability.

Opening times &
Dates for 2019

The Museum will be open regularly during the summer months – dates to be confirmed.

Contact us for more details.

Watch this space for more open days and events.

Walking Through Time - BBC Slow Radio

BBC Slow Radio paid us a visit and recorded half an hour of meditative chiming, tolling, ticking clocks.  Take an acoustically led journey through the corridors of Upton Hall by clicking the link below.

Listen to our clocks!

About the Museum

Explore the history, science art and craft of timekeeping!

The Museum of Timekeeping looks after a fascinating collection of clocks, watches and other timepieces, exploring the story of timekeeping past, present and future.

Visiting Us

Discover a world of wonders, with clocks, watches and timepieces and something guaranteed to get every imagination ticking!

Find out more about our opening arrangements, how to find us, and everything needed to plan your visit.

Contact Us

Want to get in touch? Here you will find all the information you need to contact us with your enquiry.

Also, sign-up and keep-up-to date with museum news via our mailing list, plus where to follow us on facebook, twitter and Instagram.

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Check out the latest film by @ObjectivityVideos featuring one of our favourite Museum of Timekeeping exhibits- our 1936 GPO Speaking Clock.

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Museum of Timekeeping
Upton Hall, Upton
Newark
Nottinghamshire
NG23 5TE

T: 01636 817601
E: info@museumoftimekeeping.org.uk

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