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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The clock on the corner of the street cannot be walked pastwithout noticing the crowds around it. It is truley a sight to behold.

Thank diamond183
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very, very creative clock. As I understand it, it's all gold-plated and worth a great deal ... however, it's not the most accurate clock and needs to adjust itself now and then.

Thank K3615RYdavidw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live in Cambridge so am aware that I'm surrounded in Historical beauty The Clock attracts so many visitors and there are always crowds of people surrounding. The Clock was unveiled by the Late Cambridge Resident Stephen Hawking in 2008 It was also named one...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Make sure you read up on it or see it with a guide so you understand the concept of this price of art and how it came to be.

Thank Violet_Pilots
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This bizarre clock is set in a big window on the corner of Corpus Christi collage. The mechanical looking clock is quite mesmerising.. the large cricket on the top rocks back n forth releasing the wheel... if you can get close enough to get a...More

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A golden artwork of a clock comprising a huge metallic locust eating time! It's strangely compelling, worth reading up on before you go so you can truly appreciate it. it's on a corner opposite King's college.

Thank Lilypad_hopper
Reviewed 12 September 2018

A novelty way to tell the time. Clear and easy to see on street corner. A large time piece that is free to see.

Thank tezpil
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We were sheltering from the rain opposite and discovered the clock . Interesting to watch and free .

Thank SE A
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Don't waste money on a tour to see the clock. It's on King's Parade and impossible to miss. It is interesting but ultimately disappointing that it isn't entirely mechanical.

Thank Kate P
Reviewed 29 August 2018

A very special mechanical installation in the form of a locust eating the time. Easy to find when you're walking through central Cambridge.

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