Discover More

We host an exciting range of special events throughout the year, with something suitable for all ages. We also offer pre-booked group tours for those wanting to discover a little more. Although general opening of the museum is limited to some Fridays during the summer, there are a range of forthcoming events taking place during this period, find out more below.

Summer Show 2018

Explore the Museum’s fascinating collection and see demonstrations of clock and watchmaking, as well as fun activities for kids.

Sunday 1 July 2018:

10am – 4pm

Special Museum Open Day

Join us for this special museum open day. A wonderful opportunity to browse the museum, open by arrangement with the Clock and Watch Fair. This open day allows you to view the museums many clocks and watches for a special reduced ticket price, an opportunity too good to miss.

Sunday 3 June 2018:
10am – 2pm

Group Visits

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 2018


Please note that at present the museum is only open on some Fridays and for Special Events. Contact us for more details.

Watch this space for more open days and events.


BHI Summer Show

Join us alongside the British Horological Institute as we celebrate the 160th anniversary of its founding in 1858.

Sunday 1 July 2018:               10am – 4pm

Fall Back Show

As the nights draw in, join us to mark the clocks going back this Autumn. Event details to be confirmed, please check back soon.

Sunday 28 October 2018: 10am-4pm

Museum of Timekeeping
Upton Hall, Upton
NG23 5TE

T: 01636 817601

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