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‘Steampunk Time!’ at the BHI Museum Fall Back Show

Sunday 30 October, 10am-4pm Join us as we host our 2016 ‘Fall Back Show’ and take a weird and wonderful look around the British Horological Institute Museum’s collection, which for one day only will be inspired by Victoriana, and design and technological elements of wacky Steampunk culture, featured alongside the... View Article

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Speaking Clock’s Third Voice to join the BHI Museum

The British Horological Institute Museum, based at Upton Hall, near Newark, Nottinghamshire are delighted to announce that BT have formally donated the original Speaking Clock machines from 1936 and 1963 to the museum, where they have been on loan and on display for almost thirty years.  BT will also be... View Article

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Summer Show Success at Upton Hall

On the weekend of June 18/19 the BHI held its annual summer show. As always the highlight of the weekend was the Big Ben team with their scale working version of the world’s most famous clock, to entertain the visitors, both adults and children. However, this year another clock stole... View Article

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River Trent Level Recorder Arrives at Upton Hall

The British Horological Institute Museum Trust has welcomed a new yet unusual acquisition – a River Trent Level Recorder, donated by the Environmental Agency in Nottingham. The Recorder consists of a clock, dial indicator and chart recorder. It was used to display the water level measured through a float at... View Article

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How to make, repair, restore and service clocks, watches and other timepieces

We have a new education and training prospectus.

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